T. Adrian Hoffman completed studies at both the Florence Academy of Art in Italy and
the New York Academy of Fine Art in Manhattan, specializing in figurative painting.

Having studied in Italy, the artist’s work reflects a sense of mythological drama
combined with the brilliance of color closely associated with the Mediterranean
school. Studies in New York focused on the more subtle Baroque style and Dutch-
Flemish painting techniques. This darker pallet resulted in a deeper sense of
contemplation and hues associated with the Northern European schools. Together,
these techniques have provided a versatility and wide range of expressive oil
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