Edward is a professional artist specializing in oil and pastel painting. His career of over thirty years has been packed with experiences ranging from designing annual reports for Fortune 100 companies to painting ice cream products for Eddie Murphy. He has been commissioned by major corporations such as American Express, American Home Products, BAT Industries, IBM, Mars, Nabisco, Olin, Pepsi, Pfizer, Schick and Scholastic, has worked for some of America's largest ad agencies, his work has appeared on television, appeared frequently in the Reader's Digest Magazine, in magazines such as Omni, Golf Digest, Snow Country, he has painted book jackets for Dell, Harper Collins and Macmillan. Edward has completed many private and institutional portrait commissions, winning awards for his portraiture; he has created interior mural works for private individuals throughout America and Europe and worked with charities such as United Way.
In 2011 Edward began to focus on creating art for sale in galleries and online whilst simultaneously accepting specialized private commissions. His work can be found in galleries in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, Virginia, Florida and Wyoming. It also exists in numerous public and private collections throughout the USA, Canada and Europe. He is a member of the American Portrait Society, Oil Painters of America and is an Associate Living Master of the Artists Renewal Center.
In addition to his painting Edward is recognized for his enthusiastic, passionate teaching – he instructs from his studio in Litchfield county, Connecticut, lessons in drawing, oil and pastel painting whilst continuing his fourteen year association with Western Connecticut State University where he lectures Art History and Studio Drawing.
If you have any questions, are interested in lessons or would like to visit the studio send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 1 860 354 7015.