Artist, U. Crosby, was born in Lagos, Nigeria. He has resided in the Dallas/Fort Worth area since 1978. His unique ability to create mosaic art in vivid colors of patterns, designs and shapes delivers an essence of pride and heritage. His uses the oldest forms of ornamentation to create a keen sense of alertness and emotion in his large scale pieces. His primary medium is acrylic paint. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Project Management, Associate of Fine Arts, and Associate of Graphic Arts. He studied sculpture in France and color mixing in Germany. He has received many awards for his art work. He has permanent works at the African American Museum of Art, Dallas and Art For Life Traveling Exhibition in Baltimore, Maryland.