ANTHONY McEWAN – RUGMAN
Anthony McEwan aka Rugman (Individual Artist) – Artist, Illustrator, Designer
Worked as a graphic artist in the Fashion world and exhibited his fine art in Europe and America.
Over the last 15 years, Anthony has worked as a graphic artist in the fashion industry. He has traveled, worked and lived in New York, LA, Paris and London. His clients have ranged from Donna Karan, Calvin Klein and projects including Vans. Along the way he has founded first Amplified clothing which was very successful in the early 2000’s and more recent his own brand Rum Knuckles. He now does consultancy work within the industry and heading up projects with big names like New Era and Mitchell and Ness. His designs have been worn and collected by Maveric Saber, Joey Bada$$, Howllett of the Prodigy, Travis Barker of Blink 182, comedian and writer Tim Minchin, Grant Nicholas of FEEDER and actor Tom Hardy.
As an artist, Anthony has exhibited in Barcelona, New York, California, Dublin, Stockholm and London. He has done many solo shows and been involved in some ground breaking group shows most notably Cans Festival and Cans 2, exhibiting alongside the world’s leading street artists, where 500,000 people visited on the opening weekend. His art has streamed seamlessly into the commercial world and he has collaborated successfully in projects with Hypebeast, Red Bull, NVIDIA, Edwin Jeans and Saatchi Gallery.