Who’s Who

Some notable people, past and present, in the world of airbrush…

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Javier Soto

Artist
Instructor

Javier Soto has been airbrushing professionally since 1989. He is a long time contributor to Airbrush Action magazine and an instructor at the Airbrush Action Getaways.

www.javiersoto.com

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Gerald Mendez

Artist
Instructor

Gerald Mendez is an artist and instructor who operates “Aerografika Art Studio” in Chino California, working as a freelance artist and illustrator for many clients like Walt Disney and DreamWorks,.

www.aerografika.com

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HR Giger

Artist

A famous Swiss artist with an illustrious career that includes concept art for the Alien and Species movie franchises.

www.hrgiger.com

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Hajime Sorayama

Artist

This Japanese painter became famous when his first art book Sexy Robot, published in 1983, became a big hit around the world. Now his style is instantly recognizable.

www.sorayama.jp

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Marissa Oosterlee

Artist
Instructor

A Dutch painter and instructor who has mastered photorealism and works primarily with the airbrush. She is the co-founder of Foxy Studios in the Netherlands where she teaches her workshops.

www.marissaoosterlee.com

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Dru Blair

Artist
Instructor

A commercial artist turned instructor who has reinvented color theory and taken realism to a whole new level. He is also the founder of the Blair School of Realism.

www.schoolofrealism.com

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Ed Roth

Artist

Ed “Big Daddy” Roth is an icon in custom automotive culture and accredited for creating the iconic Rat Fink.

www.ratfink.com