Legende Celebrity Art recently held a charity auction to raise funds for Teens Unite, the cancer support charity for teenagers founded by designer Karen Millen. Great pictures by Terry O'Neill, Danny Clifford, John Wright and Douglas Kirkland as well as art by Salvador Dali were on offer.
Rich Simmons is a 24 year old self taught street artist from the UK. His intricate stencil work is presented in a vivid, bold, pop art graffiti style that takes iconic figures and presents them in a way that is instantly recognisable and accessable to everyone.
Rich is the founder of a UK based organisation called Art Is The Cure that helps young people all over the world find a cure through art therapy. Inspiring people through his work and words, Rich became the Vinspires most inspirational volunteer in the UK for 2009.
With national media coverege, awards and a successful clothing label under his belt, its no wonder Rich is being hailed as the next Banksy.