Born and raised in Chicago, Thomas Allen Pauly has been hooked on horse racing since the first race he attended. His award-winning equine art has portrayed some of the finest horses and jockeys in the country.
A frequent contributor to numerous racing charities and organizations, Thomas is an avid supporter of The Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (PDJF). He attended the prestigious American Academy of Art and has studied with equestrian artists Sam Savitt, Else Tuckerman, Larry Wheeler and portrait artist Julian Gilbert.
Working primarily in oils and watercolors, his portraits are known for their accuracy, their energy, their sentiment and their celebration of achievement.
A complete bio and his work may been seen at his website: horseartist.com/#home