Peter Van Westering's Profile
In my youth, I began to draw under the influence of my father, who enjoyed drawing, painting, and sculpture. This lead to taking many art classes throughout high school, where an art teacher suggested I study art as a career choice. I entered the School of Visual Arts in New York City and studied art from leading contemporary artists. It was here I was inspired to create my Urban Industrial style. Upon graduation from the School of Visual Arts, and subsequently returning home from two years in the army, I became an art director and illustrator in the advertising industry. During my thirty-five year career in advertising, I continued to paint and develop my style.
New York is a city in constant flux. The skyline changes frequently with the rise and fall of high rise buildings and the development/renovation of the city. It is an ever changing environment. One can see…
- Born on March 2
- Joined July 26, 2012