Visual Artist, John Whaley, Jr. is a self-taught artist and a native from Lake Charles, LA. He currently resides in Houston, TX while creating paintings, photography, and mixed media artworks. His works often refer to pop and mass culture, creating a world of unity though color.

John is a US Navy veteran in the US Navy Reserve and graduated from American Intercontinental University with a Business Major. Over the course of his career, he participated in numerous group exhibitions and painted live during charity galas. His current projects are aimed towards homeless veterans and raising funds for curable diseases benefitting Sub-Saharan Africa.