Basically, I’m a writer who draws. I make art with words and I publish books with pictures.
Here’s a longer, more official-sounding version, suitable for copying and pasting:
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B. June 16, 1983, Circleville, Ohio
B Phil. in Interdisciplinary Studies,
Austin, like the city.
Kleon, rhymes with neon.
Origin of name:
“Austin” was a family name before Texas was a state. “Kleon” is Romanian.
This interview with photographer Chase Jarvis is a great introduction to my work.
Here are links to video of some of my favorite talks:
You can watch more talks on my speaking page→