Steve Curtiss graduated with honors from Stanford University in a special program in Design that combined art and science. In addition to courses in visual design and technology, he took studio art from Matt Kahn, Nathan Oliviera, and Keith Boyle. After graduation, he studied for a ten year period with Alfredo D'Annunzio, a noted Bay Area painter, and took courses at the Palo Alto Cultural Center and the Pacific Art League. Steve has maintained a studio in Los Altos for many years and uses the surrounding neighborhood and trails for many of his subjects.
He is currently teaching painting at:
and showing his work at:
Awards and Teaching
2011 Artist of the Year, Senate District 11 (Silicon Valley)
Top Ten Art Events of the Year 2010 by Rebecca Wallace, Art Editor
Palo Alto Weekly, for show at the Pacific Art League Norton Gallery
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