Artist StatementI use traditional painting and printmaking techniques to record the color and energy of the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States. My work is charged with intense color and is upbeat and happy. I portray the everyday landmarks we often ignore because they've become so familiar to us.
The artist was born in Washington, DC. He's a graduate of the School of Art of Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond Virginia. He has been a fulltime professional painter, printmaker and sculptor since 1974. A complete selection of his work, his art processes and his history can be viewed at WWW.josephcraigenglish.com.