Born and raised in the Bahamas, Willicey Tynes is a sculptor, painter, and public arts artist working in the US. Willicey has taught himself most of what he knows about painting and sculpting but attributes his ability to having a trained eye, lots of practice, and a great deal of patience. His work has been exhibited throughout the United States and extensively in the Bahamas. Willicey embraces the opportunity to push his limits while challenging himself to achieve substantial growth.
To create a visceral connection that conjures not only aesthetics but an emotional experience igniting the imagination.
Over 20 year of perfecting the craft of painting and sculpting, 17 years of teaching and 10 years of public art engagement.
"There are no shortcuts to sustainable success. Being an artist is a journey, pack well or your journey may be cut short."