© Dirk Kortz, Persistence of Vision II, 2011. Oil on Canvas. 30" x 22 1/2".
Dirk Kortz grew up in New Jersey and New York. He studied painting, film and creative writing at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, NJ., then moved to California where he graduated from San Francisco State University and did graduate work in film.
His paintings, collages, assemblages and wood carvings are included in many collections throughout the U.S. and abroad. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.