Painters

Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
Aurora Aguirre

Aurora Aguirre

AURORA AGUIRRE Aurora Kahelelani Aguirre is a professional artist specializing in an original process that she has discovered and developed over several years. She uses her own recipe of resins and mixed pigments then pours her mediums over wood panels....
Carolina Amuchastegui

Carolina Amuchastegui

CAROLINA AMUCHASTEGUI Born in Córdoba, Argentina, in 1972, she graduated from the Provincial School of Applied Arts, Lino E. Spilimbergo, and was awarded a gold medal at the drawing career, and honorable mention in 1995. She attended Free Painting ...
Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard

Kurt Ard, born 1925 in Copenhagen, was a Danish illustrator, painter and printmaker. He became internationally famous for his narrative cover artwork published in popular magazines of the 1950s-1970s, including the Family Journal, the Saturday Evening...
Ken Auster

Ken Auster

For it was in his formative years in Long Beach, California, where Ken grew up with his feet deeply planted in the surfing culture, that he first learned to express his art talent. Caught up in the ground swell of the 1960s surfing culture, Ken not only...
Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber

Ernie Baber was born in Denver Colorado. After completing his undergraduate work at Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado he served two years in the military and then continued his art studies at Colorado Institute of Art. Realizing a passion...
Mike Bagdonas

Mike Bagdonas

MIKE BAGDONAS Mike was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in the Sierra foothills of Northern California. His artistic ability was noted early in life but he chose a public service career before turning to art full time....
Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian

Ovanes Berberian was born in Alaverdy, Armenia, Russia in 1951. Mr. Berberian’s father was an important and noted artist in Russia, a member of the Armenian Artists’ Society, as well as a theatrical set designer and college art teacher. It was in thi...
Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

Josep Borell was born in Alcoy (Alicante) on January 25th, 1969. He was born into a family without a traditional artistic background, although he always had the support of his parents and older sister. From a young age, Josep Borell showed a great passion ...
Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer

Richard Boyer views each new painting as a learning experience, dealing with composition and texture, value and color. He feels that the creation of a painting is the real joy, finding which forms or edges can fade out or be brought into detail. "The w...
Gerald Brommer

Gerald Brommer

  Gerald Brommer (1927- ) Born: Berkeley, CA; Studied: Concordia Teachers College (Nebraska), University of Nebraska, Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles), Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles), University of California (Los Angeles), University of...
Will Bullas

Will Bullas

  Will Bullas was born in Ohio in 1949 and raised in the Southwest. He was attending Arizona State University on a scholarship and majoring in art and drama when he was drafted and served in Vietnam.  After returning from combat duty, Will took ...
Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch

Linda Petrie Bunch has been viewing the world through her own unique lens since she was a kid. It was her first camera, a Brownie, that enabled Linda to capture the images she loved. Later, as her cameras became more powerful, so did her vision. She created...
Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia

Merry Kohn Buvia was  born in Fort Meade, Maryland in 1951.  The daughter  of  a  military  officer, and the proverbial  "army  brat,"  Merry traveled the world  over  with  her family. Her many experiences abroad  stirred  her  creative  side and she began p...
Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto

Jack Cassinetto paintings are a blend of styles, reflecting both old and new. His work is guided by a love of mood and subdued color, and paintings are enhanced by the changing light of day. His paintings reflect many hours spent at the Oakland Museum ...
Eduardo Chacon

Eduardo Chacon

New Mexico painter Eduardo Chacón explores the diversity of colors in still life paintings from his studio in Taos, New Mexico.  He focuses on “chiaroscuro ”, the concept of light and shadow.  He was born and raised in Taos, New Mexico surrounded by an ar...
Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley

Barbara Conley's paintings are as recognizable as a personal signature. The themes, the meticulous detail, and her familiarity with Conley's work has been shown extensively throughout California. Her work has been featured in Southwest Art and US Art...
Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter

Kevin Courter was born in 1964 in Palo Alto. Growing up in Northern California, he found himself drawn to the beauty and diversity of the Californian landscape. From rugged Sierra Nevada mountain ranges, the vast wetlands in the Sacramento Valley, and...
Nancy Crookston

Nancy Crookston

Nancy Seamons Crookston is a California-based artist awarded the title of Master Oil Painter of America.  She loves capturing the human figure in moments of stillness and reflection, as well as painting plein air, whether it’s the Rocky Mountains of he...
Massimo Cruciani

Massimo Cruciani

From Massimo Cruciani: "I live in Assisi, Umbria, and have been creating paintings on glass for 37 years, which are enjoyed by collectors all over the world. Spring is glorious in this part of Italy and my "Red Poppies" is a reflection of the abundance...
James Dietz

James Dietz

About the Artist A historical painting stands or falls on how well it depicts the story it is attempting to illustrate, and how convincingly it combines the people, their actions, costumes, surroundings and atmosphere in an appropriate composition....
Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley

Thomas Easley is a self-taught artist whose successful career spanning 30 years and three continents has taken him from the snow capped Sierras of his childhood to the verdant hills of England, the canals of Venice and the banks of the holy Ganges in...
W Downey Dyer

W Downey Dyer

"W (Bill) Downey Dyer is a painter who captures his own time while following the traditions and techniques of the past. Influenced by American masters, Winslow Homer, Edward Potthast, and Frank Benson, Bill's goal is to paint moments in which the glory...
Ken Eberts

Ken Eberts

One of today’s foremost automotive fine artists, Ken Eberts’ artwork has been featured at the world’s most prestigious automotive events.  His paintings have been reproduced as magazine and book covers, Christmas cards, prints, and used as posters for au...
Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve

Marc Esteve was born in Alcoy (Alicante) Spain in 1971. He began his studies locally at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios. In 1994 he left his hometown to reside by the sea - his inspiration for achieving the Mediterranean light that is showcase in his works....
Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty

Tatyana Fogarty grew up in Russia and Ukraine with lots of exposure to great art and music through school and museum programs, as well as in her home. She remembers singing in harmony with her mother, studying piano at music school, and playing art games...
Guido Frick

Guido Frick

  Guido Frick is truly an outdoor painter. "It might sound overstated, but I really consider nature as my original studio. It is because of this believes, that I claim the whole American West as my own and personal studio". With this statement, t...
Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol

Philippe Gandiol, a Northern California painter, was born in Paris and moved to California in 1975.  He has been painting with oils for over 20 years.  He pursued an independent program of study taking classes in France,  San Francisco an...
Michael Godfrey

Michael Godfrey

  Michael Godfrey is a representational landscape artist whose work hangs in many private and corporate collections. Born in Germany in l958 and raised in North Carolina, he earned a BFA in Fine Arts from East Carolina University. Over the past...
Trent Gudmundsen

Trent Gudmundsen

  Born in 1978, Trent Gudmundsen was raised in a small agricultural community in Utah where he developed a profound love of the type of western town that is defined as much by its' people as it is by its' rugged yet beautiful landscapes. From...
Graeme Hagan

Graeme Hagan

Australian Artist Graeme Hagan began his artistic career as a child. Borrowing a brush and palette from his father, the critically acclaimed Robert Hagan, Graeme felt a calling to paint and continue the family legacy. Graeme is a graduate of The Southport...
Robert Hagan

Robert Hagan

From artist Robert Hagan: I was born in Murwillumbah, NSW Australia and spent my youth between Brunswick Heads and Chillingham in and about the beautiful Tweed Valley. I attended Murwillumbah High School and excelled at nothing very much other than football...
Tiffany Hastie

Tiffany Hastie

From artist Tiffany Hastie : Born and raised on the West Coast of British Columbia, I have always held a deep appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding me. The permanence of landscape and architecture, when combined with the ever changing light,...
Peter Hearsey

Peter Hearsey

A Londoner, Peter Hearsey studied at Kingston-upon-Hull College of Art from 1960-1964. After working in London for many years, initially with a major advertising agency and then as a freelance visualiser and illustrator, he moved to live on the Isle of...
Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder

Edwin Herder has been a freelance illustrator since 1975. Edwin Herder graduated from the Tyler School of Art. During his career he has produced thousands of illustrations for book covers, magazines, movie posters and advertising. He has done book covers...
Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks

Ron Hicks’ works have been characterized as a blend of representational art and impressionism. Some critics have compared them to paintings by Rembrandt and Daumier. The 41-year old artist translates his own moody visions with a muted palette and rarely u...
Dewitt Whistler Jayne

Dewitt Whistler Jayne

DeWitt Whistler Jayne, a distant cousin of the famous American artist James McNeill Whistler, has been painting for more than 70 years.  He is noted for his powerful, realistic works of the sea and its majestic sailing ships.  These dramatic scenes a...
Jay Johansen

Jay Johansen

The Rebirth as an Urban Artist Born in 1946 and raised by his artist father in Oakland California, Jay began his journey into the Art World. His father Melvin was a celebrated Artist, but despite the accolades, struggled to make ends meet, which had...
John Lasater

John Lasater

John P. Lasater IV Artist's Statement: I make simple visual statements with my artwork, regardless of the subject matter. Simplicity is peaceful, and reinforces the blessing of our existence. Through the medium of oil paint, I have a language for...
Karen Holt

Karen Holt

KAREN HOLT   1946 – 2011 Through her formative years in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Karen learned two skills that would make her successful in life. She could always find a way to identify the challenge in a task, and she developed the ability to focus wit...
Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang

Calvin Liang was born in Canton, China. He began painting in high school and completed his art education at the Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, recognized as one of China’s most prestigious and competitive art academies. In China, his skills as a fine a...
Rou Li

Rou Li

Ruo Li was born in China in 1954. At the age of 17 he began his studies in packaging design and decorations for three years at the Arts and Crafts School in Hunan Province. In 1981 Li received his bachelor's degree from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art....
Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow

Richard Lithgow is an extraordinary American artist. His formal Art training was at Cornell University, the Art Students League in New York City, and a host of museums visited throughout Europe. Working in oils, but also etching and sculpting, Richard ha...
Fongwei Liu

Fongwei Liu

  Artist Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the prestigious Fine Art Academy of Yunnan, China in 1994. After graduation, Fongwei chased various ventures but never touched his paint brush again until 2007 when he finally realized that art...
Haixia Liu

Haixia Liu

  Artist Haixia Liu, Chinese painter, was born to a family of artists in 1962 in Hubei Province, China. Encouraged and instructed by his father and grandfather, he began to draw at very early age. He did paintings for local businesses at age 1...
Yingzhao Liu

Yingzhao Liu

  Not a brush stroke to be seen. This photo realistic artist compels you to sit down and enjoy the feast he had prepared for you. Yingzhao’s still-life’s are masterful in their execution and flawless in his depiction of the subject. His use of ...
Leah Lopez

Leah Lopez

  Leah Lopez grew up in the heart of Northern New Mexico where the influence of a rich culture of artisans fed her imagination and inspired the exploration of creative interests. Drawing and painting was a continual means of expression and inspiration,...
Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya

Regina Lyubovnaya (Lyubov) was born in Moscow, Russia / December 1972. She immigrated to USA in January 1989 and in 1991-1995 she went to Loyola Marymount University and graduated in Bachelor in Fine Art and Bachelor in Art History. Further studies took...
Charles Maher

Charles Maher

Creative process always finds a way, often many ways, of expressing itself. This story will be familiar to many an artist. In college, young Charles Maher was trying to find out how to reconcile his creative urges with the necessity of making a living,...
Kathryn Miller

Kathryn Miller

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California, Kathryn Miller ’s dream was to always be an artist. Her father did not encourage her to choose this profession; instead she spent 14 years traveling the world as a flight attendant. This gave her the opportunity t...
Zhun Ming

Zhun Ming

  Zhun Ming Born : 1962 Shanghai, China Education : 1979 – 1983 Beijing Central Art Academy, China Teaching : 1984 - now Shanghai Art Academy, China Member of Shanghai Art Association, China, since 1988 Exhibitions : 1985 N...
Robert Moesle

Robert Moesle

  Moesle was born in 1932 in San Jose, CA. He received a B.A. in Art at San Jose State College and also studied three years at the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University, England. To view a painting by Robert Moesle is to be drawn into a world...
Gordon Mortensen

Gordon Mortensen

  Gordon Mortensen was born April 27, 1938 in North Dakota. Considered to be the premier reduction woodcut artist of the twentieth and twenty-first century, the artist's singular technique adds a richness of texture that cannot be compared with...
Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran

Hedi Moran was born in a small Norwegian coastal village.  At the age of nine, she and her family moved to the United States, where they settled on the east coast.  Hedi’s given birth name was Aase Pederson, but the children in her new school found it ...
William Motta

William Motta

William A. Motta has won many awards and prizes over the years, and more than 900 of his paintings hang in private and corporate collections, including Alfa Romeo, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Subaru. He has portrayed the cover and poster art for...
Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka

Niles Nakaoka reveals his passion for motor racing through his dynamic artwork. Self-taught, Niles’ unique style is instantly recognizable by his driver focus amidst a blur of colorful speed and motion. It was around the time of the US Grand Prix in P...
Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro

Jesus Navarro was born in Jerez, located in the southern province of Cadiz, Spain. By the age of 12, his artistic talents lead to the local school of arts, Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Jerez, where he studied painting and sculpture. During this time...
Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O' Brien's striking Paintings capture the glory and grandeur of the age of sail. O' Brien was a draftsman in a val architecture form before becoming an artist, and since 1985, has been a full-time artist. In 2003 Mr. O'Brien entered the marine...
Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan

Stephen Pan has been immersed in fine art all his life.  For generations. his family has been renowned in China for artistic talent.  At the age of five, his grandfather, Bo Yin Pan, famous for calligraphy and poetry, gave Stephen his first lesson in d...
Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma

Fernando Palma was born in 1948 near São Paulo, Brazil. In 1969, he moved to Belo Horizonte, where he attended Medical School and majored in Plastic Surgery. In the mid 1970s, he furthered his studies at New York University; completing his post-graduate ...
Tae Park

Tae Park

For Tae Park, painting is a doorway into another world’a gateway to another reality.“Painting is not only creating an illusion of three-dimensional space, but a reflection of the world that exists within me”  says the Northern California artist. The in...
Sandra Pratt

Sandra Pratt

SANDRA PRATT Sandra Pratt's romantic landscapes and village scenes explore a potential for comfort in open, even barren spaces. Her painted places both reflect time spent in the vastness of Colorado and New Mexico as well as past visits to Western and...
Raymond Quenneville

Raymond Quenneville

Born in 1956 in Three-Rivers, Quebec, Raymond Quenneville now resides in the Quebec City region. Raymond Quenneville is a self-taught artist who has been painting for over 30 years. His artistic background is remarkable, going from realisation of ...
Ian Ramsay

Ian Ramsay

"The quality of Ian Ramsay's watercolors is remarkable.  His masterly control of light, shadows, reflection in water, and luminous skies attest to his more than twenty years of painting professionally, Born in Farmborough, Kent, England in 1948, Ian ...
Christine Reimer

Christine Reimer

  A professional artist for more than thirty years, Christine Reimer is an established British Columbia painter recognized for her bold, colourful interpretation of Canadian landscape. Christine Reimer received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual ...
Barry Rowe

Barry Rowe

As one of the world's leading automotive artists, Barry Rowe has developed a worldwide following. and an impressive list of private  and corporate clients. His distinctive style and passion for automobiles is reflected in his paintings.  By creating w...
Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran

Jason Sacran Born: Nashville, TN, 1980 Jason Sacran was born and raised in the middle Tennessee area. He began to show interest in creating at a very young age, drawing and making things as early as he can remember. With encouraging support from his...
William A. Schneider

William A. Schneider

About William A. Schneider William works in oil and pastel. He views figures, landscape, or still life as opportunities to explore the effects of light on form. Painting from life, he seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place. Sargent,...
Daria Shachmut

Daria Shachmut

Artist Daria Shachmut : "From earliest days on my grandparents' farm in Massachusetts, I have felt an affinity for animals. I started drawing at  5 years old and continued throughout childhood with a highlight being Saturday classes at the Worcester A...
Jared Sines

Jared Sines

  Bay Area artist Jared Sines didn't exactly have the average childhood: by age eight he was undergoing classical art training and drawing from live nude models. "Most parents teach their kids how to throw a curve ball, but mine were into the...
Linda Kyser Smith

Linda Kyser Smith

  Artist Linda Kyser Smith has developed and honed the amazing ability to understand and capture not only the feminine mystique in her portraits of women, but also the myriad endearing qualities and freshness of  children.  This ability has c...
Dorothy Spangler

Dorothy Spangler

  Dorothy was born in St. Louis, Missouri but has spent almost her entire life in Northern California. The abundance and variety of natural beauty instilled in her an innate love of color and light. After graduating from the College of San Mateo...
Jean Charles Spindler

Jean Charles Spindler

For nearly a century the Jean Charles Spindler art marquetry workshop has been open within the walls of the former abbey of Saint-Leonard, long cherished as a place for meditation and creation, and a Mecca of artistic achievement since the 1800's.  ...
Thalia Stratton

Thalia Stratton

  Upon graduating with Honors from the Academy of Art College/University of San Francisco with a cooperative degree in Fashion Illustration, Thalia Stratton has owned and operated her own design studio since 1990. Her studio and showroom is now...
Edward Szmyd

Edward Szmyd

  Born on June 9, 1933 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, Edward Szymd , son of Antoni and Blanche Frydrych Szymd, had decided upon a career as an artist by the age of nine when he won first prize in a community art show. During his high school years,...
Dale Terbush

Dale Terbush

  Dale Terbush Dale Terbush celebrates life by living in a constant state of creativity. He is an artist that thrives on productivity and sheer enthusiasm for his electrifying art. Terbush is a master at transforming a beautiful image...
Altino Villasante

Altino Villasante

Villasante is an individual possessing a tremendous natural insight into his surrounding and environment, allowing, through pure intuition, the spontaneous creation of masterful works. Every character study, every architectural painting and every harbor...
Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner

Russ Wagner has been painting for over 15 years and resides in Marin County, California. Known for his bright, fauve-influenced use of color, Wagner paints the "unseen" colors he perceives in both interior and outdoor scenes. His unique brushstroke an...
Aleksander Titovets

Aleksander Titovets

  Aleksander Titovets was born in Siberia and educated in St. Petersburg Russia.  He earned a Master in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude, from the St. Petersburg State University College of Fine Art. He was assistant professor in Department ...
Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng

Mou-Sien Tseng made his first Mongolian man-and-horse paintings with white chalk on a sidewalk when he was five. Over fifty years later Mou-Sien Tseng is still deeply involved with painting scenes from Mongolian life.  Only now, the artist pours his ...
Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis

Scott Wallis paintings can be described as colorful, intense, vibrant and even aggressive. His impressionistic style makes you feel like you’ve been or want to be in each scene. He creates a vision of harmony with such elements as color, texture, light, s...
Chan Tinyan

Chan Tinyan

Born in Hin Kwong Village of Kwangtung, China to a family of artists, he became a popular floral and landscape artist in Canada in the late 20th century. His style combines abstraction and impressionism, and he seeks to paint familiar subjects. He...
Jove Wang

Jove Wang

Jove Wang was born in 1962 in Jilin, north-east China. At the age of seven he began studying drawing and painting with the renowned master artist, Gu Gang, who was trained in the 19th century Russian art tradition. From 1979 to 1982 Wang studied at the...
Wayne Weberbauer

Wayne Weberbauer

  Born April 2nd, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey, Wayne began drawing and painting before the age of five.  Local wildlife in the countryside intrigued him, and as a boy, he captured many animals to care for at home, such as raccoons, snakes, squirrels ...
Arne Westerman

Arne Westerman

  Arne Westerman, A.W.S. signature member is Nationally known for his richly colored watercolors of people from all walks of life. He captures fleeting moments in their interaction as they go about their daily pursuits. Arne does not try to paint...
Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn

Gary Whinn displayed a natural talent for art from a very early age. However, the industrial surroundings of his hometown dictated that painting pictures was not considered a “”proper job””. So, he followed a related path that led to his graduation in 1981...
Lea Colie Wight

Lea Colie Wight

  Lea Colie Wight was born in Philadelphia, Pa in 1951.  She earned a BFA from The Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1974.  In 2003 Lea discovered Studio Incamminati, an intensive Atelier founded in Philadelphia by renowned artist Nelson S...
Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson

Angus Wilson was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in numerous cities throughout the UK, as well as spending a period of time working in California. He has worked as a professional artist his entire career (17+ yrs), however his work has been...
Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson

Kenneth Ray Wilson has five years experience as an illustrator in graphic arts publication before full-time devotion to painting in 1965. Kenneth Ray Wilson: "I have always been attracted to the beauty of the landscape. The variety of colors, structure,...
Jian Wu

Jian Wu

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University (former Central Art and Crafts College of China) in 1984. During the period between his graduation and his emigration to the United States, Jian Wu was commissioned for works in...
Steele Xiang

Steele Xiang

Bio Steele Xiang Steele Xiang was born in Beijing, China. Demonstrated an exceptional artistic talent at early age, he won the silver prize in Beijing Children’s Drawing Competition at 6, and then he was admitted to the much-esteemed Beijing Children’s Plac...
Charlotte Bixby Yep

Charlotte Bixby Yep

Born in 1958, Charlotte Yep, a portrait artist, came from a family that appreciated the arts including her great grandfather who was a wood carver and an art teacher. Both of her parents and sisters were musical. Her father was a botanist, and she grew...
Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon

Hye Seong Yoon was born, raised and educated in Seoul, Korea. After studying ceramic design in college for one year, she moved to the United States in 2000. Since then, she has been studying at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. She has completed...
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