Justin Winkel, is a self-taught artist and gallery owner from Baltimore, Maryland. Justin was three months away from graduating from The University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), with a degree in Business Technology Administration when he started painting.
Witnessing how painting had truly impacted his life in a positive way, Justin decided to take art more seriously and attempt to make it a career. Two years into his painting career, in May 2015 Justin opened his own Art Gallery, Winkel Gallery, located in the historic neighborhood of Fells Point, Maryland. To date he has sold over 160 works of art that are represented in many private collections across the United States as well as London and Australia.