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Aaron Pickens was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio. He attended Toledo School for the Arts between 2001 – 2007. In December of 2011, Aaron completed his BFA in Digital Arts at Bowling Green State University. In 2015, Aaron received his MFA at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania where he focused on representational painting. Currently Aaron resides in Grand Rapids, Ohio and works as a studio assistant for a digital installation artist, and as an adjunct professor of art at Adrian College in Adrian, Michigan. In addition to his plein air paintings, Aaron divides his attention towards immersive, narrative based still lives of toys.