Patrick Williams is a prolific artist, independent scholar, writer, public speaker, and creator of monumental figurative works on paper using graphite and pencil. Patrick’s paintings and drawings have been shown in many solo exhibits and group shows throughout the United States, Japan, and China. His work has been represented by galleries in Chicago, Seattle, Albuquerque, and Omaha.
In addition to Celebration Flower Paintings, Patrick is President and Founder of Stay Creative, a public speaking and creativity consulting business. He is also the Creative Director and Operations Manager of Satori Institute, an arts, education, and research non-profit organization.
Patrick holds black belts in Karate-do and Aikido with decades of experience training and teaching budo. Patrick holds a BFA in painting from the University of Nebraska, 1981.
His upcoming book Why We Need the Arts; Innovating a Philosophy of Creativty will be published in late 2016.
Patrick lives in Boulder, Colorado with his partner and artist comrade Rebecca Bronson and their two enchanting Ragdoll cats, Rosetta and Talik.
To view more of Patrick’s work: patrickwilliams.com
For information on Patrick’s Speaking/Consulting: patrickwilliamsstaycreative.com
To find out about our non-profit organization: satoriinstitute.org