Frank Bukow was born in Newark, New Jersey, his creative nature was encouraged from a young age. Frank’s artistic gift proved to be an outlet that brought excitement throughout his life. Self-taught for over fifty years, he had the good fortune to have studied under world renowned, portrait artist R.W.
Cowan prior to his passing. Acrylic was Frank’s primary focus until the last dozen years where oils became his preferred medium. He was heavily influenced by Andy Warhol and has always responded to pop art and its social commentary.