Charles’s art explores humanistic values, using a classic foundation and contemporary inspiration. Miano is an ARC Associate Living Master. He is the Founder and Director of Southern Atelier Center for fine art in Sarasota, Florida, and an advocate for the revival of classically inspired representationalism.
Charles is widely recognized for his attentive, intensive teaching methods and generous support of emerging artists. He doggedly pursues in-depth, saturated studies in the tradition of the Old Masters.