Graffiti artist SUBONE a.k.a. Tim Clorius was born in Germany and currently lives as an artist in Portland, Maine. He studied fine arts and painting at the School of Visual Arts in New York and the Maine College of Art in Portland. His work focuses on studio painting as well as on community and public art and can be found displayed in traditional gallery settings as well as in public sites.
While adapting the name SUBONE, when working in the community, he has created numerous large scale murals and has participated in many public events as a proprietor and ambassador of graffiti art. He is the founder of SUBONE Workshops a Community Empowerment program that uses graffiti art as an inspiration to create contemporary public art pieces designed to educate and inspire participants about art in the public domain. Working with students in Maine since 2002, SUBONE has become synonymous with the advocacy of the potentials graffiti art possesses to enhance communities and foster civic engagement.