Schoony’s background is rooted in special effects and prosthetics for the film industry, with his career spanning over twenty-five years. Since the age of fifteen he has worked on over a hundred films, his work and reputation for high class pioneering techniques has reached the far corners of the world.
He took the plunge into a new career as an artist to share his passion for life cast sculpture. Schoony exploded onto the London art scene in 2008 at Mutate Britain’s “One Foot Under the Grove”, one of the most pioneering street art exhibitions to date.
Schoony’s career has gone from strength to strength, exhibiting widely throughout Europe and the US; he has permanent representation from the Waluso Gallery in London and Guy Hepner Gallery in NY. His work has won him critical acclaim from the Times, The Independent and ArtNet News, he is also featured on Artsy.