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CHRIS CODY (b. 1977) draws on his extensive knowledge of pop culture to bring his signature
celebrity portraits to life. Using markers, colored pencils, and oil pastels to pay homage to icons of the eras that shaped him, with a focus on the ‘80s and ‘90s, Cody creates vivid and arresting renditions of his subjects. Cody’s signatures include bold linework, saturated color, and striking features. Cody has been a part of several notable collaborations, including a beer brewed with Holdout Brewing inspired by his love of horror movies and a matchday poster for Austin FC, Austin’s major league soccer team. He has exhibited his art in venues across Austin and his work has garnered a cult following over the years.