Who is The Art Alchemist?
The Art Alchemist, aka Elijah Minton, is a 27 year old, full time muralist, who currently resides in Newark, NJ. He works with a wide variety of mediums which include acrylics, oils, airbrush, spray paint, charcoal, markers, and graphite. The majority of artists solely use art as a form of expression, however, Elijah has a purpose that extends far beyond emotional inspiration. At the age of 24, he dropped out of college and quit his job to pursue art with intent to inspire others to pursue their passions. Every moment since has been dedicated to perfecting his craft while using his entrepreneurial skills to develop opportunities for other artists and to uplift his community. He has also donated murals to public
schools with hopes to spark a positive change in the city of Newark.