About John Kneapler


Although he lives in New York City, John Kneapler’s paintings truly capture the color and movement of growing up near the water in Miami, Florida. John is a gestural painter, whose work is defined by powerful brushstrokes and a wonderful sense of fluidity. John has been painting at the Art Students League of New York for over 20 years and is also the president of John Kneapler Design, an award-winning graphic design studio in NYC.

 Education: 

The Art Students League of New York

Pratt Institute: Graduated with Honors with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communication Design

Florida State University Bachelor of Arts

 

Recent  Exhibitions:

June 25 to August 7, 2015
CUSP NYC Gallery - New York, NY
One Man Show - Summer Breezes

July 24 to September 9, 2013
THE OUT NYC HOTEL

February 12th to April 12, 2011
Gregory Way Gallery - Beverly Hills, CA
One Man Show - The Approaching Series

October 29 to Dec 5th 2010
Syd Entel Galleries - Safety Harbor,FL
One Man Show

May 30th to June 28th, 2009
The Gallery Sag Harbor, NY

May 2008
Ogilvy and Maher Worldwide Headquarters NYC
Exhibition Outreach Group Show exhibitor
sponsored by the Art Students League of New York 

July - August 2007
Buchmann Tower 5th Avenue and 53rd Street
Solo Exhibition - Sponsored by the Art Students League of New York 

2007
Tower 51
Group Show Exhibition Participant, Sponsored by the Art Students League of New York.

 
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