Chris Fillhart - Painting Instructor at The Paint Place NYC

Chris Fillhart

Chris Fillhart is a Brooklyn based artist, originally from Amenia, NY. Chris studied at Suny New Paltz, graduating with a Bachelors Degree in Art Education. While he loves teaching with acrylic paint he is also proficient in illustration, watercolor, graphic design, collage, digital art and more. He has had his original art featured in art shows in upstate New York, online publications and has done numerous installations in Brooklyn. Chris loves to teach those with a willingness to learn.

Favorite Artists – Tom Friedman, Andy Goldsworthy, Shunya Yamashita.
Favorite Painting to View – “The Princesse de Broglie” by Ingres
Favorite Painting to Instruct – Banksy’s “Balloon Girl”
Favorite Music for Painting – Animal Collective, MF DOOM, Japanther.
Hobbies – Gaming, Running, Cooking
Fun Fact – Was born left-handed and was made to switch to right-handed in 1st grade.