Born in California in the early 1970s. At a young age, Steve McGee displayed a keen interest in art, which his family and teachers encouraged. He pursued Fine Arts at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He later worked as a freelance illustrator. Over time, he honed his skills in various mediums. Oil painting, acrylics, watercolor, ink, and digital art are some.
Steve’s art draws inspiration from a diverse range of influences. From classical art and mythology to contemporary pop culture and street art. He is particularly drawn to the works of Vincent van Gogh, Henri Matisse, and Gustav Klimt, as well as the psychedelic art of the 1960s and 1970s. In fact, Steve’s art reflects a unique combination of these diverse influences.
One of Steve’s defining characteristics is his vivid and harmonious use of color. He employs a range of earthy tones and bright hues, often juxtaposing contrasting colors to create a sense of movement and energy. His brushwork is equally expressive, using thick impasto and sweeping strokes to give his paintings a tactile and dynamic quality.
Steve’s art has been exhibited in galleries and art shows across the United States. Earning Steve McGee numerous awards and accolades. In fact, his works are highly sought after by collectors and art lovers, as they offer a new and inspiring perspective on the beauty and mystery of the world around us. In summary, Steve’s art speaks to the soul and invites viewers to see the world in a new and inspiring way.