Zachary Inkeles

Zachary Inkeles, 34, was diagnosed with autism at age three. He first learned to paint by watching Bob Ross videos. In 2007, he started working with Denver-based artist Michael Gadlin who introducted Zach to abstract expressionism.

Artistic Discipline: 
Visual Arts

Zachary is an abstract expressionist working with acrylic paint and mediums, house paint and collage. These are applied via paintbrush, rags, palette knife and dowels. Common in all of Zach's work is that he paints while listening to music.

Disability type: 
Philadelphia, PA