Joe Maul, born 1950 in Vienna, Austria and emigrated to Australia in 1981.
As a teenager he started painting in Watercolors, but it wasn't until 1980 that he developed a love for oil colors.
In 1984, Joe specialized on portraiture and painted temporarily for an art gallery on the Australian South-coast on a commission basis.
Joe has been displaying portraiture and landscape paintings in several Art Galleries.
He has been greatly inspired by artists such as Norman Rockwell, D'Arcy Doyle, David Grey,Thomas Baker, young Kevin Hill and many more, but most of all by Bob Ross and especially by Igor Sakharov, who simplified oil painting, using different techniques.
Joe's love has always been with portrait painting and he...