Sarkis Gorial is an Assyrian/ American, he came to USA in 1984 After spending two years in Italy and two and years in Holland. He was born in North Western Iran. Historically this area is known as, fertile crescent or cradle of civilization. Also it was populated by cultures of Mediterranean, but mostly the Assyrians.
Sarkis attained his Bachelor of Art from University of New Mexico, and his Master of Fine Art from Academy of Art University in San Francisco CA.
Sarkis works in charcoal and Oil. He has been exhibited at Melicen Roger Museum, Natural Fine Art, Palasky, and Heritage Fine art galleries in Taos NM. He was also part of many group shows in bay area Ca, and Taos NM. His focus is on abstract, portraits and still life painting. He lives and paints in Taos NM