Jim Afroukhteh

Jim Afroukhteh was born in July 1954 in Iran.  It was his stay in Madrid, Spain where he started his career as an artist.  The architecture and the artists of the area began to influence the way he painted and interpreted art.   His studies of  ‘El Greco’ would become inspiration for how Jim would handle his drawing and paint.  He soon found his own signature style with a soft blending of neutral colors that can be found in his landscapes and cityscapes.   In 1982 he immigrated to the United States where he now resides in the southeastern United States and enjoys painting in his studio an