Coming from an illustration and printmaking background, Chisnall is well known for his sculptures, paintings and drawings. He won a Royal British Society of Sculptors bursary and membership. His work appears in exhibitions, magazines and on TV (BBC 2’s ‘The Culture Show’, Channel 4 News, Channel 4’s ‘Four Rooms’). His artworks have appeared in the films, ‘Scratch’ and ‘Bliaze of Gory’. Chisnall wrote the script, with John Malkovich, for the animated film, ‘Snow Angel’.