|Stephen C. Early
A.S, Art Institute of Philadelphia
Steve earned a Certificate of Excellence in the Portrait Society of America’s 2010 and 2008 Portrait Competitions. He was one of four studio artists chosen by Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia for Face to Face: The Craniofacial Program Portrait Project. His painting was accepted into the First Annual Scottsdale Salon of Fine Art and his drawings were in the Figure Now/Exhibition 2011 at Fontebonne University Fine Arts Gallery, St. Louis.
His art was selected in the book “Star Wars: Visions.” Steve, a Studio Incamminati instructor, was invited to teach at American Artist magazine’s “Weekend with the Masters Intensive: New York City.” He was a featured artist in American Painter Video Magazine, Spring 2011. He has had work in numerous group exhibitions and is included many private collections. He has served as principal instructor in Nelson Shanks’ Intensive and Advanced Painting Workshops at Studio Incamminati; Armory Arts Center Workshops in West Palm Beach, FL; the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Workshop, and the New York Academy of Fine Arts Workshop.
Steve joined Studio Incamminati at its 2002 inception and has served as Nelson Shanks’ teaching assistant at the Art Students’ League in New York.