About

 

Tom De Vita was born in Queens, New York, in 1970. He is an academically trained artist, and received his Bachelor Fine Arts in Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture, from St. John's University, in New York, and his Master of Fine Arts from Miami International University of Art & Design, in Miami, FL.

 

His life has been devoted to developing paintings, portraits, illustrations, and murals for numerous businesses, residences, and private collectors. He exhibits locally and nationally, and is the recipient of the Duane Hanson Allied Artist Fellowship, exhibited a solo exhibition at The Lee Wagener Art Gallery at The Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in 2013, and is The Artist in Residence for the City of Pembroke Pines, for 2014-2015.

 

He has maintained studios in New York and South Beach. Currently he has opened a new studio and art academy with his wife, Lynda, in Davie, Florida.  He is a professor of art at The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Barry University, and Broward College, teaching painting, drawing, and design. 

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