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Billy Ludwig

Born in May 22, 1976, currently based in Akron, Ohio, owner of art and clothing company Thirteenth Floor, self-taught contemporary artist Billy Ludwig is best known for re-creating history with his SWvsWWII (Star Wars vs. WWII) series. From photo manipulation to guerrilla marketing inspired mixed media pieces, Ludwig’s work revolves around pop culture and science fiction themes conjuring a diverse following.


His digital work has a creepy romantic aura while his mixed media pieces highlight the beauty of destruction. Billy’s mixed media work is heavily influenced by pop art, guerrilla marketing, street art and incorporate signature embellishments with various information about the subject - significant numbers, latitude/longitudes, quotes and more.

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