Artist Bio

Arthur J. Williams Jr. is an American-born counterfeiter and subject of the book The Art of Making Money. He was dubbed as the “King of Counterfeit” by Rolling Stone magazine & featured in a season 5 episode of American Greed. Arthur’s story has intrigued the media and now art collectors have begun to take notice. His passion eventually caught up to him in 2007 after nearly 10 million dollars of undetectable counterfeit money was created. While in prison he began exploring a new passion… art. Learn more about Arthur's story by reading our interview with the artist.