Lucien Downes is a contemporary, abstract, figurative, artist. that demonstrates freedom of thought and expression through mixed media. His works are composed of spiritual and worldly elements that function independently at times or merge to encompass a whole. Lucien utilizes resin, acrylic, fibers, raw pigments, plexi glass and sometimes found objects, to create his pieces.
Lucien's work has been exhibited at the Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International Airport (Atlanta Ga. 2012), The Alliance Theater for the Arts ( Atlanta Ga. 2011), The Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts ( St. Croix U.S.V.I. 2011 ), Top Hat Gallery (St. Croix U.S.V.I. 2013), Marjorie Robbins Gallery ( St. Croix U.S.V.I 2013), The Caribbean Fine Arts Exhibit (St. Croix U.S.V.I. 2009-2014), and The Caribbean Colour Exhibit (St. Thomas U.S.V.I 2013-2016) just to name a few.
He has had several one man shows,( "Acention" (Georgia Perimeter College Atlanta Ga. 2011), "Visions" (Sam Flax Art and Design Atlanta Ga. 2010) , "Fazes" (Atlanta Foundation for Public Space Atlanta Ga. 2012) ) and participated in numerous group shows around the Caribbean and United States. His pieces are displayed in the homes of Maya Angelou, Teddy Rielly , and many private collections around the world.
Lucien was born and raised in the United States Virgin Islands ( St. Croix) and Currently resides between Miami, Atlanta, and St. Croix.