From Joey Votto to Ali, from Captain Jack Sparrow to Norman Rockwell, Gary Blevins is a master of painting the realism and the surrealism of sports and wildlife. There is a struggle of triumphic grit and glory showing humanity and spirit in every Gary Blevins painting. Growing up in Springfield Ohio in the 60's and 70's, Blevins brings the energy of this influential period to his professional career. The quality of his works and his popularity, rank him as one of the most successful artists among current American artists. As you stand in front of one of Gary Blevins' 4 to 5 foot paintings the viewer will experience the artists passion for his subject. His "in your face" composition have a uncanny sense of the moment that virtually bursts from the canvas. This edginess is further enhanced by his creative painting techniques, bold lines, aggressive use of color and daring shapes and forms. Born and educated in Springfield Ohio, Gary attended the School of the Dayton Art Institute and Ohio State University. Gary has studied across the United States and made a trip to Paris in 2016 to study in the Louvre.