Chuck Mardosz has been painting and sculpting professionally since the early eighties. He earned his Fine Art degree from the American Academy of Art in Chicago in 1972 and went on to study at the Art Institute in Chicago. His lush, representational style of painting reflects his admiration for Masters like Russian painter Nicolai Fechin, and Americans John Singer Sargent and Richard Schmid. He paints primarily in oil. Chuck’s work appears in many private and corporate collections. He has been featured in many art publications including Southwest Art Magazine, Western Art Collector and American Art Collector. He has participated in national and regional art exhibitions and has received numerous awards. Currently represented by LongCoat Fine Art in Ruidoso, New Mexico and at Mardosz Fine Art in Colorado Springs. Chuck teaches painting at his gallery where he also has studio space. You can reach Chuck at 719-473-1964 or at MardoszFineArt.com.