Patrick Neilson is a Philadelphia based teaching artist. His work is in a representational style, focused on figures and landscapes. His paintings have been shown at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Susquehanna University, Penn State Brandywine, Historic Yellow Springs, The Rittenhouse Art Show and The Cosmopolitan Club of Philadelphia. He was a finalist in the 2020 Portrait Society of America Member’s Competition.
He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from East Carolina University in 2007, his MFA from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in 2013 and has completed studies at Studio Incamminati in Philadelphia, PA.