CountyPrince George's County
Artist StatementI consider myself an independent and deeply spiritual artistic creature. My purpose is to communicate my voice through the vehicle of art.
RUSH MERCHANT, III is a writer, composer, musician, and visual artist. He originates from Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is a fourth generation artist from his father’s side. In addition to pursuing his own artistic ventures in multiple disciplines, Rush has been a mentor to younger artists, an active arts advocate and community activist, and donates his time and talents to many causes close to his heart. He now makes his home in Laurel, Maryland with his wife of 11 years, Vashion.