Joseph Raffael work represents a raw, wild and intense new way of painting with Watercolor. His work is synonymous with a love of nature. Raffael’s portraits are often presented on very large scale and are intense with color and detail. Raffael believes that color is the key to keeping a painting alive and moving. Get a view into a day in the life of Joseph Raffael. He shares his daily journal of what life is like in the studio and how he allows his paintings to guide him.
Raffael studied at the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Art and Science in New York. From 1954-56 he studied at the Yale University School of Art where he received his B.F.A.