Born in Wisconsin in 1978, lead artist Sam Wisneski relocated to Bay Ridge, Brooklyn with his family in 2003. He earned his B.F.A. from the Ringling School of Art and Design, his M.F.A. from the New York Academy of Art, and studied with Jacob Collins at the Water Street Atelier from 2003 – 2006. He is currently exhibiting at the John Pence Gallery in San Francisco, CA, and teaches figure drawing in New York City at the Grand Central Academy of Art.