Born in 1971, Tim McGuire was raised in Buffalo, NY.
In 2008, he left his career as a kindergarten teacher in Los Angeles to pursue painting full-time in Florence, Italy. McGuire's work has been exhibited in the United States, The United Kingdom, Italy, Russia, and Canada.
Currently, his work can be seen in person at The Artist Study in Southampton, NY.
Tim McGuire lives in Florence, Italy and Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.
"In my work, I explore joy and possibility. I show the world to the world as translated by me. Any shape, color, design, line, mark, texture...anything that comes up while working, I happily embrace. I revel in the pure delight of creating something new."
2008-10 Florence Academy of Art 2005-06 Gottleib Studios 2004-05 Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art 2002-03 Florence Academy of Art
2015- Present The Artist Study, Southamton, NY
2010- Present Private Studio, Florence, Italy 2009-10 Florence Academy of Art 2005-07 Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art
2017 The Lunenburg Academy, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
2017 The Artist Study, Southampton, NY
2016 The Artist Study, Southampton, NY
Grenning Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY
2015 The Artist Study, Quogue, NY
2014 Represent Exhibition, London, England
2013 Green Noise Exhibition, Plyos, Russia
2012 Shain Gallery, Charlotte, NC Cafe Petrarca, Florence, Italy Corsini Stables, 'Florence Academy Alumni Exhibition,' Florence, Italy Galleria Tannaz, Florence, Italy 2011 Galleria Arno, Florence, Italy Oliandolo, Florence, Italy 2010 New Britain Museum of American Art'Spring Gala,' New Britain, CT Ann Long Fine Art, 'Young Collectors Exhibition,' Charleston, SC Corsini Stables, 'Florence Academy Alumni Exhibition,' Florence, Italy
2009 New Britain Museum of American Art 'Spring Gala,' New Britain, CT