S. Ross Browne studied Communication Art and Design at Virginia Commonwealth University and a summer of Photography at The Corcoran School of the Arts. He is also an alumnus of The Miller School of Charlottesville, Virginia. He has taught art and design for inner city and at risk youth for the Fresh Air Fund, Weed and Seed, Project Ready and Art 180, As well as teaching web animation for young people at The Smithsonian Institute in Washington, DC. Ross Browne was also instrumental in helping to secure a Partners in the Arts Grant for Henrico and Varina High Schools, called “A Happenin’ at the Hippodrome” where students explored the rich cultural history of Historic Jackson Ward in Richmond, Virginia, through art, creative writing, dance and theatre. Ross is also a professional illustrator and graphic designer with a long and varied list of clientele. He is an accomplished poet who writes and performs extensively. S. Ross Browne is often inspired to illustrate his words as a visual metaphor of the human condition. Ross continues to paint and write out of his studio in Richmond, Virginia. In a review of the exhibition Art Fusion in the Richmond Times Dispatch, Special Correspondent, CeCe Bullard wrote; “Browne, always intense and direct, explores the many faces of the American experience in a variety of media, each of which he uses effectively.” S. Ross Browne is the recipient numerous awards and honors and has been featured in various local and national media.