Fred Danziger is a native of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. He studied at The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts where he later taught portrait and still life painting.The work of Fred Danziger ranges in subject matter from cityscapes and natural landscapes to figurative work. His style is best described as American Realism. The work is highly realistic but not "photo-realism." His interest is is in the effects of light and color on form and the mysterious contradictions of life.