Jordan Sokol (b.1979) is from Queens, NY.
A graduate of The Florence Academy of Art, his work focuses on the human figure. In 2013, after a decade of studying and teaching in Florence, Italy he moved to Spain and began teaching privately from his studio in Madrid. In 2014 Jordan returned to the United States to open the U.S. branch of The Florence Academy of Art in Jersey City, NJ where he is currently the Academic Director.
Jordan has taught extensively throughout the United States and Europe, and has been featured in numerous publications including the two most recent books by Juliette Aristides.
Jordan’s portrait, ‘Tenold’, was recently exhibited in London’s National Portrait Gallery as part of the 2015 BP Portrait exhibition. He is represented by Arcadia Contemporary in Los Angeles.