Here at RS Antiques & Art, we’re proud to feature a variety of contemporary local artists. But Fred Cox was born and raised in Memphis. He is a Briarcrest High School graduate and a graduate from the University of Memphis.
Fred started Classic Decorative Arts in 1989. He is an innovative master artisan trained in fine decorative arts and specializes in classical techniques in the European tradition. He has studied mural and tromp l’oeil techniques with some of the world’s best artist including;Pierre Finkelstein, Pascal Amblard, Michel Nadai, Nicola Vigini, and Sean Crosby, He also studied at the Finishing School and Atlanta College of Art.
Fred is a member of IDAL, PDPA and participant in SALON-the international association of decorative painters. Fred’s company has completed projects in both commercial and residential properties for high end designers, architects and builders. Fred’s work has been seen over the years in many show house events including;2010 Atlanta Symphony Showhouse in the prestigious Buckhead area of Atlanta. He has also produced custom finishes for several celebrity clients and is now offering custom works of art. His pieces are shown in High Point, New York, Dallas as well as ADAC in Atlanta, where he and his family now reside.
Here are a few of his piece that we have in our shop now! Come and take a look at the rest of his unique pieces.