Marc Chatov studied art under the tutelage of his Russian-born and classically trained father and uncle. Marc is a devout romantic with a passion for traditional Realism, a style widely acclaimed for its extradorinaiy aesthetics of color harmony, brushwork, and composition. Marc enjoys national recognition for his fine art and portraiture - featured in Money magazine as one of the top eight portrait artists in America. He has received numerous awards including the Georgia Governor's Artist of Excellence Award. Marc is currently working in New York for commissioned portraits.