Helen Zarin Biography

Zarin – The name instinctively provokes the imagination with the mystery of antiquity, of an illustrious by-gone age. Zarin’s paintings coerce the viewer to engage her works and command one’s attention. The swaths of bold colors tempestuously sweeping across each canbas coalesce in the finality of her penultimate and ultimate brush strokes into work of compelling sophisticaiton. Zarin hails from …

Kari Taylor Biography

Kari grew up in Arizona, where she attended Arizona State University, graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in printmaking. After college, she worked in the fine art field producing both commercial prints and artwork. Previously a dancer and choreographer, she is drawn to objects in space and their movement. Each individual piece has its own level and style of …

Karolina Susslandova Biography

Karolina Sussland defected from the Czech Tepublic at the height of the cold war. Her family adopted Phoenix, Arizona as their new home and she grew up in the Valley of the Sun. She studied chemistry and drawing at Arizona State University and has been a consequentially creative force in Phoenix since the 2000s. Karolin’as painitngs rely on precise drawing …

Dennis Sheehan Biography

M Contemporary is pleased to announce the exlusive representation of Dennis Sheehan. Dennis Sheehan’s work is often described as reminiscent of the great masters of the Barbizon school, in France in the 19th century, and the American Tonalist. Born in Boston in 1950, he has works in major public and private collections, including the White House. His work has been …

Anke Schofield Biography

Piquing the imagination, Anke Schofield’s whimsical imagery of animate and inanimate objects integrated in unexpected ways is a sophisticated combination of photography, collage, oil paint, acrylic paint, wax and sometimes even tar. The surreal juxtaposition of imagery is reinforced by the eclectic use of media, melding the real with the imaginary. Anke Schofield’s popular large-scale works, which feature fantastical dream-like …

Joshua Schicker Biography

Joshua Paul Schicker was born in Omaha, Nebraska. Raised in a variety of places, Joshua spent time in Izmir, Turkey, Guam and Washington state. These diverse experiences had much influence on his later work. He arrived in Phoenix, Arizona as a freshman in high school. This led to studying under a local professor that excelled as a traditional figurative artist …

Clayton Rabo Biography

Calyton Rabo hails from Detroit, Michigan and currently resides in Arizona. He graduated from Kendall College of Art and Design with a degree in graphic design. He worked in the fields of illustration and design for over twenty-five years. Rabo has since shifted his focus from the commercial art world to fine art. Trading his computer mouse for a paintbrush …

Timothy O’Toole Biography

Born in Dayton, Ohio, painter Timothy O’toole began his enthusiasm for drawing and painting at an early age. He was encouraged by his parents and their circle of friends, many of whom were professional painters and sculptors, and he found himself surrounded from the onset by a wealth of creativity and a celebration of personal expression. He attended Dayton Art …

Nancy Ngo Biography

Born in Chicago, IL, raised in Arizona, Nancy grew up learning an appreciation for contrasting landscapes. She developed an eye for the difference in the way the light reflects on various terrains in the country. She was fascinated with the light and color and started to experiment with painting and photography in high school. Nancy returned to Chicago after high …