Art was born in Phoenix, Arizona. He has acquired all his education and degrees as well as spent his entire career here in the valley of the sun. On top of his architectural education, he is also degreed in business, with an emphasis in global business, and is finalizing his degree in Sustainability from Arizona State University. Within his 26 years of architectural experience, Art has worked for both corporate and studio-style architectural environments. He has experience in Class A office, Mixed-use, Retail, Civic, Healthcare, Multi-Family, K-12, and Parking structures. Art is also LEED accredited and is a member of the American Institute of Architects. When Art is not working on his projects, he likes to spend time with his family as well as read, watches NOVA TV episodes, Smithsonian TV channel and staying relevant by continuing his knowledge and education.