Zachary is a notable pioneer of Talisman and Magic Realism Portraiture painting in the contemporary art world and has a 25-year professional history as a fine artist, painter, writer, and spiritual consultant for private clients worldwide. He delivers a universe of benefits through art, literary, and film venues by sourcing answers to wellness challenges through his gift as a Lukumi Spiritist.
Zachary was born in Seguin, Texas with family background in New York, New York. He was educated in Preparatory at Colorado Academy, Denver, Colorado, in University at Transylvania College, Lexington, Kentucky, The University of Houston, Houston, Texas, in Fashion Design at Parsons School of Design, NYC, NY, in Drawing and Painting at The Art Students League of New York, NYC, NY, in Interior Design at The New York School of Interior Design, NYC, NY, and in Painting at L’école des Beaux Arts, Paris, France. He was trained from the age of 5 with tutorials in drawing, pastel, oil painting, and watercolor.