Russ Noto was born in Scranton, Pennsylvania and remained in the greater area until receiving a B.A. from Keystone College in 2009. He completed two large format paintings for the Scranton Parking Authority’s Permanent Collection from 2006 – 2007, along with various other community service and art related projects during his undergraduate experience. In 2009, Noto entered the Savannah College of Art and Design’s M.F.A. Painting Program. During this time he expanded on his visual and theoretical vocabulary while making contact with collectors and gallery owners through his continuing exploration in large works. His work has been acquired by the Savannah College of Art Design’s Permanent Collection from 2010 – 2012. Noto was given the opportunity in 2011 to have his first solo show at The Richard Demato Gallery in Sag Harbor, NY entitled Natural Artifice. His work is now collected in Beijing, Bratislava, Florida, Georgia, New York and Pennsylvania. In 2012 Russ Noto received an M.F.A. from the Savannah College of Art and Design and remains as a working artist today.
☁ RUSS NOTO