Korean-born American painter Jonathan Jungsuk Ahn was born in Seoul, South Korea and immediately displayed talent in fine arts. At age seven Jon moved to the Boston area, where he began studying under and studied under Mrs. Angell-Rickenbacker for over a decade until Jon left for Paris, France.
Jon continued studying art in Paris within the hallow Parisien Museums. During this time, Jon produced a substantial body of work all the while studying the works of Old Masters. After several years of traveling the world, Jon settled in San Francisco where he has received his MFA at the Academy of Art University.
Jon is skilled in a variety of media, including oil and acrylic paints, charcoal, and pencil, as well as sculpture. He particularly enjoys portraiture and other figurative works. He currently resides in San Francisco, where he divides his time between painting, studying, teaching and doting on his niece, Eloise.
Jon is presently represented by Waterhouse Gallery, Santa Barbara, Silvana Gallery, Glendale, Cohen Abee Gallery, San Francisco, Dennis Rae Fine Art Gallery, San Francisco, and Studio Gallery, San Francisco.