Zack Zdrale – (b. 1977) American, attended the University of Wisconsin, where he earned his undergraduate degree and for four consecutive years was on the Honor Roll. He then attained his Master's Degree from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, where he would then become an instructor. His paintings have been exhibited throughout the United States in both solo and group exhibitions. Mr. Zdrale has thrived in his craft creating figurative works that are at once dynamic and elegant. His mastery of chiaroscuro and understanding of the human form has given him the means to paint dramatic and powerful compositions with the interplay between the figure and their surroundings.