Andrew Bell was born in England in 1978. His family moved to the U.S. in the mid 1980's. He has been working as an artist, illustrator, painter etc. in New York since 1996 and graduated from B.F.A. School of Visual Arts NY in 2000. His designer toys and sculptures made it into quite a few solo and group gallery shows in the States and Europe and have become poular over the last few years. His work got noticed by New York Times Magazine and Wired. The 2009 vinyl-series "O-No Sushi" produced by his design label DYZPLASTICS even received a nomination for TOY of the year 2011 at clutter's 2011 Designer Toy Award. His website creaturesinmyhead.com presents most of his recent work. Before starting his artistic career Andrew Bell spent time freelancing for Marvel Comics and has worked as senior designer for Nickelodeon.