Ed is an artist living in Gurnee, IL.
Under the pseudonym SplitMetal, he creates portrait, figurative, and abstract artwork. He's recently transitioned to traditional media after working exclusively in digital media for nearly twenty years.
Ed has been fighting vision loss since he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis and glaucoma in 2016. While challenging, he's also found his vision loss has given him new insights into the relationship between vision and visual art.