Sister

Sister by Zachary Zdrale

Sister
by Zachary Zdrale
© Zachary Zdrale

Zack Zdrale undertook a BSc degree in art at the University of Wisconsin at Madison followed by an MFA in figurative painting at the Academy of Art University, San Francisco. In addition to teaching fine art, his work has been seen in numerous group exhibitions in London, New York, Denver and San Francisco.

The portrait is of the artist’s younger sister, Abigail. The artist had asked her to visit his studio to be a model for another composition on which he was working. Zdrale says: ‘As she settled into the pose, her strength as a mother and a working scientist came through. I was drawn to her expression and was compelled to paint her portrait.’

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