Paul Aho is an internationally recognized painter and printmaker who has lived in the Palm Beaches for over forty years, earning considerable recognition for his service to the community and work as an artist. He is a recipient of the Palm Beach County Cultural Council’s Ubertalli Award for Artistic Achievement and a two-time recipient of the South Florida Cultural Consortium’s Visual and Media Artists Fellowship. Aho graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Florida State University, Tallahassee, and earned a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of South Florida, Tampa. Recent recognition for his work includes participation in Undertow: A Survey of South Florida Contemporary Art, Istanbul, Turkey; Legacy, Sioux City Art Center; Art Futures, Gallery Center, Boca Raton, Florida; New American Talent, Laguna Gloria Museum of Art, Austin, Texas; Select, Schmidt Center Gallery, Schmidt College of Art and Humanities, Florida Atlantic University; Norte Americanos, Arcaute Arte Contemporaneo, San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico; The Impossibility of..., a solo photographic exhibition at Mark Shulgasser Photo Gallery in West Palm Beach and Paul Aho and Immi Storrs, Clarke Galleries, Stowe, Vermont. He is included in Marquis’ Who’s Who in American Art, Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in the World. Aho has held administrative positions as chief program officer for the Palm Beach Photographic Centre in Delray Beach and as dean of the School of Art at the Armory Art Center in West Palm Beach. He has also served as director of visual art services and public art programs for the Palm Beach County Cultural Council, as an adjunct professor of art at Palm Beach Community College and as North American sales representative for International Fine Arts Expositions, formerly presenters of the prestigious Palm Beach Classic Art & Antique Fair. He currently serves as an adjunct professor at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, where he teaches classes in fine art printmaking.