T. L. Solien
T.L. Solien is an American artist. Born in Fargo, North Dakota, he received a B.A. from Moorhead State University and a M.F.A. in painting from Nebraska State University. Primarily a painter, Solien's work in figural painting is mostly Neo-Surrealist and Neo-Expressionist. His later work takes a significant interest in Herman Melville's "Moby Dick."
Solien's work as a painter and printmaker has been recognized in its inclusion in many public and private collections including, the Walker Art Center (Minneapolis), the High Art Museum (Atlanta), the Whitney Museum of American Art (New York), the Art Institute of Chicago, the National Museum of American Art (Washington D.C.), the Smithsonian (D.C.), the Tate Gallery (London), and the Chazen Museum.