Mahto Hogue was born and raised in Texas but has always admired the colors and ambiance of the Southwest, especially Native Americans and their home style and customs.
He has been interested and involved in art since an early age.
He is a self taught artist, studying color, composition and anatomy. He is inspired by the Old Masters and the Modern Masters, (Norman Rockwell, Andrew Wyeth and Daniel Greene). He also was a commercial artist illustrator.
Mahto visited the 4 Corners area in the late 1980's and fell in love with the area. He has retired, done some traveling,especially the 4 Corners area and has now settled in Rhome, Texas, to pursue his art career.
Medias include acrylics, oil, pastels, charcoals and pen...