Manuel Williams is a self-taught artist born in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Later his family moved to Detroit, Michigan while he was still a youth. At an early age Manuel became fascinated with comic book art and graphic novels. Manuel was influenced by many Artist including, Frank Morrison, Sam Butcher and LaShun Beal to name a few.
With over twenty years of serious art study and polishing his talent, he’s created enduring paintings and drawings that have been commissioned and sought after by many. His signature oil paintings are embellished with bold primary colors and earth tones. Manuel’s present work is both spiritual and animated. ”
The subjects that Manuel paints display the youthfulness of ” young African-American striving for excellence.”
“I have been blessed to use my artistic talents to revive the youthful spirit in all of us.”