Adam Forfang was born in San Pablo, California and grew up in the surrounding Bay Area. He received his BFA from the Academy of Art University, San Francisco. Forfang is primarily a representational oil painter; his compositions emphasize form, color, texture and geometric design. Since 2002 his paintings have been included in numerous solo and group shows nationwide. Past exhibits have included: 

John Pence Gallery, San Francisco, California

Triton Art Museum in Santa Clara, California

Haggin Art Museum in Stockton, California

Vose Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts 

Principle Gallery, Alexandria, Virginia

Coutts Museum of Art, El Dorado, Kansas

His works have been featured in publications such as Southwest Art, American Art Collector, Fine Art Connoisseur, and ZYZZYVA.

He currently lives and works in San Francisco's Mission District, which is a constant source of inspiration. 


photo credit: Kim Frohsin

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