My sculpture The Hunter will be included in the upcoming 13th International ARC Salon Exhibition, which will consist of 89 Contemporary Realist works selected from over an original 3,750 entries from 69 countries and is the most prestigious realist art competition in the Americas and perhaps the world. The ARC Salon Exhibition will be on view at the Salmagundi Club, 47 Fifth Ave., New York, NY from September 21st—October 2nd, 2018 with the public opening event on Saturday, September 22nd from 11am to 3pm. Entry is free. The exhibition will then travel to Sotheby’s, Los Angeles where it will be on view from December 4th—December 13th, 2018 with the opening reception on December 4th from 6pm to 8pm. The show will then travel to the MEAM Museum, Barcelona, Spain from February 8th—March 31st, 2019, with the opening event and award ceremony starting at 7pm on February 8th. To learn more, go to;  



Come join Adam Matano’s animal sculpture class coming up this August.  Five classes will be at the LA zoo and the other three will be at Adam’s studio.

Class Description

In this course students will make a sculpture working from a live model at the LA Zoo.  The first class will be held at Adam Matano’s studio.  Students will learn about proportion, armature making, animal anatomy and how it functions.  Most of the other classes will be at the zoo.  Emphasis will be on observation, understanding of forms, muscles and its application to creating a unique gestural composition.  All levels welcome from beginner to advanced.

This class will run weekly from August 23rd to October 11th at 9am- 1pm.  

Class price is $550  Zoo membership not included at $55

Space is limited.  

Please contact Adam for any questions or purchase information below;



I will have 3 sculptures at this years Gold Medal exhibition at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County;

June 10 – July 1, 2018

Artists’ Gala Reception
Saturday, June 9, 2018, 7:00 p.m.

Art enthusiasts will have an opportunity to meet many of the 229 exhibiting artists at this preview reception and be among the first to view the works selected for inclusion. Tickets are $100 in advance and $125 at the door and include an exhibition catalog and buffet dinner.

Gold Medal Exhibition