21 Under 31 | Hiroshi Sato

California contemporary realism painter

Hiroshi Sato, Resting Area, oil contemporary realism painting

Hiroshi Sato, Resting Area, oil, 60 x 72.

Art Education: Studied at Atlanta College of Art in Georgia and currently studying for a bachelor of fine arts at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, CA.
Style: Contemporary realism.
Creative Spark: I cannot say I have a singular moment or subject that creates a “spark” in me—usually the inspiration is a chronological accumulation of both learning and experiencing.
Second-Choice Career: I would have wanted to be a photographer if I was not painting.
Best Advice Received: Be honest to yourself and your painting.
Biggest Fear: Snakes.
Future Goals: To make a better painting than the one I am working on right now.
Price Range: $700 to $7,400.
Representation: Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA; www.hiroshisatoart.com.

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