Matthias Scheidig is a freelance illustrator, toy designer and street artist. After spending some years in England, Scotland and Ireland, he is living in the Ruhr district since 2008.
"My Ruhr Metropolis helmet design is based on old, rusty steel which establishes a connection to the former industry of the Ruhr district. My colored drawings stand in contrast to the background.[…] The graffiti symbolizes freshness, youth and sports.[…]