Ferrari Sheppard is a multidisciplinary artist versed in painting, writing, photography and music production.
Born in 1985, Sheppard spent his early years in Chicago where he later attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
In 2016, Sheppard joined rapper and actor Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) to form the producer-rapper duo Dec 99th. In December of 2016, the pair released their self-titled, debut album December 99th on TIDAL.
In March of 2018, Sheppard’s paintings became part of the Yusaku Maezawa Collection in Tokyo, Japan.
Throughout the span of his career, Sheppard’s paintings have ranged from figurative realism to abstract, however, in recent years, his works have primarily been abstract.
Sheppard currently resides and works in Chicago.