Born in 1983, Derek Harrison is a yang painter and talented portrait painter from California. He works in the ,,classical tradition,, and is inspired by artists such as John Singer Sargent and William Adolf Bouguereau.
The artist is a member of the California Art Club (exhibiting at the annual Gold Medal Exhibition), the OPA (Oil Painters of America) and the Portrait Society of America.
He present his works in numerous gallery exhibitions worldwide and he has had paintings shown on Anthony Bourdain's show "Layover," Rob Dyrdek's "Fantasy Factory," and the feature film "Gringo" featuring Charlize Theron.
,,My aim is to convey the inspiration and beauty in the subjects and settings I paint. Art has the amazing capacity to connect with all people.''
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