Hess (b.1981) is an emerging artist whose education has taken him from
his hometown of Ventura California, to the San Francisco Academy of Art
University, and the Florence Academy of Art in Italy.
Justin has recently returned to San
Francisco after having had an intensive 6 years of study and work in
Florence Italy. Justin has not only taught and lectured on painting, but
also on the preparation of paints and canvasses using traditional
materials and techniques.
work has been published in International Artist Magazine, The Artists'
Magazine, Art Renewal Centers Annual Salons, and Southwest Artist
Magazine. The latter recently named Justin one of 21 artists under the
age of 31 to collect now.
Justin is the author of Controlling the Creative Process,
which offers step by step photographic demonstrations on the process of
hand-making your own paint, canvases and frames using traditional
At the age of 31, Justin has already
exhibited in Italy, London, Monaco, Norway and the United States of
America. His Fine Art is represented by W.H. Patterson in London, John
Pence Gallery in San Francisco, and Galerie Michael in Beverly Hills.
His work may be found in private collections in Australia, Europe,
Scandinavia and the United States of America.
all copyrighted images are displayed by written permission from the artist
Justin Hess' Website: www.jhessfineart.com