I decided to become a professional artist in part because people so often commented that I have a unique style.
Most of my work falls within the category of Photorealism. Of
course, an accurate painting of a photograph, by itself, is not necessarily artistic. I therefore bring to my paintings a contemporary graphic
sensibility, with influences of Pop, Minimalism and Low Brow.
special measures to ensure that my paintings will last over time. Unlike many painters inspired by the great masters, I choose modern
art materials over traditional materials if they offer a proven archival
I do not copy trends in the art world; I follow only my own aesthetic instincts.
After graduating from the University of California, I continued my art education at the Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles and several community colleges. I learned sign painting at L.A. Trade Tech. My independent studies of human anatomy (from an artistic perspective) remain ongoing.