Andrew Chalfen is a self-taught artist who paints meticulous, intensely patterned works of art. Originally a musician, Chalfen began drawing as a creative outlet while recovering from hand surgery. Later, he experimented with color, and his patterns began to take life and his concepts started to evolve. Aerial views, fly-over zones, cartography, architectural renderings, fractal blooms, and other natural and man-made patterns inspire his paintings, which he uses as a form of personal meditation. He is currently experimenting with three-dimensionality by cutting out and applying his iconic shapes over already detailed works.