Thong Le is an award-winning painter who lives in Northern California.
He is a self-taught artist who specializes in impressionist portraits and landscapes. He focuses on every-day objects and people, and tries to create new approaches to art from things that are common in real life. Through his work Thong hopes to inspire emotion.
Thong is originally from Vietnam and fled his homeland after the Vietnam War. For decades, he labored as a construction worker to support his family before a cancer diagnosis freed him to pursue his life’s passion. You can view more of Thong’s work at Zatista.