Michael Moses' Profile
Born in the United States in Southern Virginia, I went to school in Baltimore, Maryland.
Living in the Baltimore area I was fortunate to have access to some great museums and libraries where my teenage mind flourished in an endless haze of arts and culture. After high school I opted for a less than traditional education and did a lot of traveling, spending 6½ years living in Athens Greece. 6 years in New Mexico, 2 years in central California, and 2 years in Panama City, Panama. While in Greece I studied icon painting, ancient art, history and archeology, I did a bit of oil painting on canvas, mainly images of Greek ruins. One night after having been agonizing over a painting of the Acropolis in Athens, I suddenly realized that I was doing nothing more than really bad tourist pictures. I took all of my oil paintings and went out on my balcony and burned them one by one on my barbecue grill. The burning of those paintings was one o…
- Joined May 5, 2008