John Zarcone is a painter living and working in Los Angeles. He has a Master of Fine Arts degree from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, and currently teaches painting, design, and drawing at Glendale Community College, Los Angeles Mission College, and Santa Monica College. His most recent work deals with youth culture, language, identity, and making meaning in the space between image and text. Utilizing strategies that reference film, political posters, popular culture, and conceptual photo-text work. He has exhibited in Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Las Vegas Nevada, and Brooklyn New York.