Timothy Rees began painting in 2009 in open studios at the Palette and Chisel in Chicago. In 2011 he joined the teaching staff at the P&C and began teaching workshops around the world. In 2012 he moved to Arizona and began teaching at the Scottsdale Artists’ School, and in 2014 launched “The Academy” at Scottsdale Artists’ School, a two-year accelerated classical training program. The program was moved to his Art Renewal Center accredited Rees Atelier in 2017, where a full time program was added. He currently exhibits work in Mclarry Fine Art in Santa Fe.