Amylynn Burns

Centered Turbulence by Amylynn Burns USVAA

Amy Burns is a US Army veteran. She is an acrylic artist from Bethlehem, PA who uses vibrant color and dramatic contract to fuel her passion for the viewer to become still and submerge themselves within her art. Amy’s graphical and linear pieces evolved from an early interest in graphic design as well as her linear style of drawing. As a … Read More

Daniel Ney

Sculpture by Daniel Ney

Daniel Ney is a US Army veteran of the Iraq War. Daniel E. Ney is a Sculptor born and raised throughout the rolling plains of Kansas. Forming the foundation, his values have provided an essential life compass as he navigated two military deployments throughout his college career. He began his journey as an architect, then as a student in Drawing. … Read More

Fabian Ospina

Image Credit: Going Sailing, oil on canvas by Fabian Ospina (USMC)

Fabian Ospina is a United States Marine Corps veteran. Fabian is an emerging South Florida artist who focuses primarily on plein air and studio paintings of tropical scenery found throughout Florida. He captures everyday places and things that are associated with living on or near the coast. His paintings are about escapism. Fabian works primarily in oil and guache. After … Read More

Gerald Euhon Sheffield II

Art by Gerald Sheffield

Gerald Sheffield is a United States Army veteran. The politics of recognition stands at the intersection of race and empire. It requires the subordinate to acknowledge, learn, and demonstrate their assimilation to the standards of the more powerful, in order to gain certain ‘privileges’ and ‘inalienable rights’ granted to those in charge. I draw propositional interventions between ancient and contemporary … Read More

Glenn Towery

Art by Glenn Towery

Glenn Towery is a United States Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. Glenn Towery began painting clocks in 2010, before leaving Los Angeles and moving to Round Rock, Texas In 2013. He was awarded a National Gold Medal by the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival in 2013 and earned an all expenses paid trip to participate in the event held … Read More

Tom Gormally

"Fade" by Tom Gormally - photo by Mark Woods

Tom Gormally is a US Navy Vietnam-era veteran. Tom Gormally is a sculptor and a partially disabled Vietnam-era veteran, having served in the U.S. Navy as a jet mechanic. He is known for sculptures which veer from whimsical to darkly humorous, and which incorporate wood craftsmanship, found objects, and diverse materials. He is interested in socio-political themes and the human … Read More

Todd Kruse

Artwork by Todd Kruse

Todd Kruse is a US Army veteran. For as long as I can remember I’ve been fascinated by great visual art. Creating and studying contemporary art has beome a passion in recent years. I am searching for innovation and impact in my paintings. My background includes being raised in Kansas. Later I spent 9 years in the Army Infantry, including … Read More

Shawn D Augustson

Art by Shawn Augustson

Shawn D Augustson is a US Army veteran. Shawn D. Augustson is a multidisciplinary artist working in the areas of painting, photography, sculpture and pottery. Having had no professional art training gives him the encouragement and freedom to simply create from his heart. Shawn’s exploration into the arts came after serving in combat with the US Army in Iraq from … Read More

Phyllis T Miller

The Price of Freedom by Phyllis Miller

Phyllis T Miller is a US Navy veteran. Phyllis T. Miller is the Founder and Director of The Veterans Art Venue. She has over 30 years of fine art and art consulting experience. Since early childhood, to academic scholarship to Art Center College, to Illustration Draft-person in the US Navy, to private corporate sector as an art investment consultant. At present, … Read More

Patrick Madison

Stained glass artwork by Patrick Madison

Patrick Madison is a combat disabled veteran of the Vietnam War. While an urban planning student in college I became interested in the stained glass work of Frank Lloyd Wright. His light screens, as he called them, illuminated his interiors with natural light touched by dashes of color, and animated by interesting visual geometries. Similarly, in my own work I … Read More