Sean Forester

Assistant Director & Instructor

Sean Forester grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. He studied classical painting at the Florence Academy of Art, where he was Director of Art History, Humanities, and Composition. Sean has a B.A. from The Great Books Program at St. John’s College and an M.A. from Cambridge University. A Rotary Scholar at Cambridge, Sean studied the relation of literature and the visual arts. He leads cultural travel tours for Classical Pursuits and has lectured/taught at the Grand Central Academy, Cecil Studios, Sarum Studios, and the Ashland Art Center. He has been featured in Fine Arts Connoisseur and his drawings and paintings are privately owned in Europe and the United States.

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