Matt Abraxas studied from the world-renown Ted Seth Jacobs in the Anjou region of France, and then from Jeffrey Watts at the Watts Atelier in Encinitas, California. These two approaches of education continue to influence Matt’s painting and his appreciation for an academic study of art.
Matt Abraxas has work in private collections in the U.S., Europe, Australia and the Middle East.
He has illustrated five children’s books for Simonetta Carr
‘s series on theology biographies.
Matt has art tutorial articles here on his blog and at ArtTutor.com
In addition to an ongoing study of art, Matt Abraxas is a filmmaker under the independent film production company, El Duende Productions
and Matt is the founder and Creative Director at New Focus Films, a video advertising agency creating marketing content for crowdfunding, startups and corporations.
Matt Abraxas currently lives in Colorado with his wife, Rebecca Abraxas
, and their two sons, Zorba and Rainer.