Toure Grantham, Chicago Member Since July 2010 Artist Statement A young art student hailing from Chicago, Toure Grantham is well on his way to mastering his skills at San Francisco's Academy of Art University. Pursuing a degree a Animation and Visual Effects, Toure's passion actually lie in the field of concept art. A profession that takes the most demand on the imagination, pushing creation beyond its limits. Toure takes various influence from both Japanese culture/language and dozens of other sources when creating his designs. Keeping the connection new, innovative, and fresh is his goal. Hopefully you will find that it is demonstrated well when browsing through the galleries.