About the Artist: Charles Pate Jr
Charles Pate Jr is an award-winning painter and sculptor from Greenville, SC. His work can be seen on school campuses, in hospitals and board rooms, in private homes and public parks across the south east. After national success at an early age, he enrolled in the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), where he graduated with honors in painting and art history in 2008. Charles believes that artistry is in his DNA; as he follows in the footsteps of his father, Charlie, who is also a painter and sculptor. Charles Pate Jr owns The Pate Studio & Gallery on Cedar Lane Rd where the father and son duo work on large collaborative pieces as well as their independent projects.