Our Artists

Robert Thompson
Robert, owner of The Art of Alaska, has lived in Alaska since 1967.  His love for art, like his love of Alaska has been a part of him since childhood. He earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Arizona State University in 1984 and has been involved in the arts ever since.  He loves the outdoors and has always considered Alaska home. In addition to gallery work, Robert has done a number of  commissioned pieces, including five originals on permanent display at F Street Station in downtown Anchorage, as well as numerous aircraft portraits.




John Hume
John is a long-time Alaskan whose love of art goes along with an interest in history. John specializes in military and historical aviation subjects which takes his art beyond the borders of Alaska. His subjects range from early Alaskan bush pilots to heavy metal propliners to high-tech F-22 Raptors. Clients include aviation museums, private, commercial and military pilots, air force units and aerospace corporations across the United States and the Pacific Rim. John received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Washington State University in 1981.