My studio is my sanctuary (and my torture chamber).

Who's this guy?

I consider myself an emerging artist.  I may be new on the block, but I’m not a kid.  After an endlessly-obsessive lifetime of creating ads and TV commercials on the national stage, I’ve gone back full-circle to where I started — to recapture my life as a painter.

I studied painting at Syracuse University and graduated with a BFA degree in fine art.  In my career as Art Director, Creative Director and Communications Strategist, I’ve held creative leadership posts with major ad agencies in Philadelphia, New York and Boston.  Along the way, I received award-winning national and international recognition.

At last, I’m free to paint again— here on Boston’s North Shore.  I realize all my experience solving creative puzzles in the ad biz comes in handy now.  I try to defy classification with my work, but I suppose I’m somewhere between modern art and the contemporary.  I like to paint on a large scale.  I feel it best plays up the energy and power in my paintings.