John Pototschnik was born in St. Ives, Cornwall, England but grew up in Wichita, Kansas. Prior to becoming a professional artist, he worked as a freelance illustrator for Dallas' major advertising agencies and companies.
Pototschnik is a recipient of many national awards and is a Signature member of the Oil Painters of America, a Master Signature Emeritus member of the Outdoor Painters Society and has been designated as an Art Renewal Center Living Master. His paintings have been featured in numerous art magazine articles and in seven important books about art.
He is known for his beautiful oil paintings celebrating rural life. "I am interested in depicting the truth about life, as I see it...I enjoy depicting simple, common, everyday life and its objects as things of beauty and worth." "I want to give to society paintings that transcend the culture and its ever changing tastes...paintings that speak to the heart".
Collectors are also drawn to John Pototschnik's beautiful paintings of various landscapes in the US along with paintings of European destinations.
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