Meet Brandon Sadler (b.1986) aka Rising Red Lotus, a name which serves as a mantra recounting the story of the lotus whose roots were sown deep in the mud of good and evil, only to emerge whole and complete. He is a native of Atlanta, earning a BFA in Painting and Illustration from Savannah College of Art and Design, and is a multi-disciplinary artist, calligrapher, film director, and writer.

Brandon is renowned for his public murals and his solo and group exhibitions have brought him accolades as one of Atlanta's most prolific artists. His work has been collected by individuals as well as the High Museum of Art. In addition to contributing to the fine art world, he has also worked with several major brands to successfully bring his unique vision into the commercial space. Brandon’s work on the set of MARVEL Studio’s Black Panther has brought great attention to his creative versatility in recent years. Recognized for his work on the film and career to date, he was awarded SCAD’s Distinguished Alumnus Award.