BLU studied art at Southwest Missouri State University. He has had gallery space at Soulard Art Market where he also acted as the gallery Co-Director. He has displayed his work at the Contemporary Art Gallery as a Resident Artist and at MindWorks Gallery in Chesterfield Mall. In addition, BLU has exhibited his work in several St. Louis regional art shows.
BLU is an abstract painter that works predominantly in acrylic while incorporating a variety of found objects into their paintings. His paintings consist of various layers and textures to create a strong composition. The color in his paintings, represents emotion and serves as his journalistic outlet.