John Wentz is a contemporary painter ,working within the classical idiom of the human figure.
John Wentz ‘s goal is to reduce and simplify the image to it’s core fundamentals: composition, color, and paint application.
John was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. His interest in art began at the age of 6 when he first discovered Batman and Spiderman comic books. After years of copying comics panel by panel he worked in the commercial arts as a muralist, billboard creator and freelance illustrator. After learning to paint by doing airbrushed billboards, he decided to pursue Fine Art and work in oils.
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