John Zender widely known for his public work. His murals have been seen in many motion pictures, ads and commercials (visit: creativeartsolutions.com), but his passion for art comes from his easel paintings. paintings, his work has evolved from series to series.. Most of the works from his earlier series now reside in private collections. His work has gone through three major periods, 1980's: Urban Street Art, 1990"s: Chicano Art/Murals. 2000's: Spiritual Abstractions. Currently he has fused all three series to create what he calls Urban Chicano. Zender’s work has been exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Zero-1 Gallery, La Luz Gallery, Homegirl Cafe, Crewest Gallery and many others. Influenced by Kandinsky, Matta, De Szyszlo and Basquiat.