Joseph Mandel is a University of Michigan Graduate with a BFA and an internationally award-winning artist. He enjoys bringing character and a charming nature to all aspects of his artwork. Joseph draws his inspiration from classical sculpture, impressionistic art and the human form. He looks to artists like Alice Neel, Manet, Leonardo da Vinci, and Rodin (as well as many others) as guiding forces for his creative work. Joseph hopes that each viewer will take something unique from his work and he strives to simulate a personal experience through the viewing of his art. Joseph is always excited to create work and has significant experience with an array of mediums which makes him unusually versatile across the artistic realm. He has done compelling work in various media including painting, sculpture, graphic design and industrial design.