Adam Forfang was born in San Pablo, California and grew up in the surrounding Bay Area. He received his BFA from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. Forfang is primarily an oil painter. Since 2002, his paintings have been included in numerous solo and group shows nationwide. Past exhibits include Vose Gallery in Boston, MA, Principle Gallery in Alexandria, VA and the Triton Art Museum in Santa Clara, CA.
Active as both artist and professor, Forfang currently teaches drawing and oil painting classes at the Academy of Art University. His works have been featured in publications such as Southwest Art, American Art Collector, Fine Art Connoisseur and ZYZZYVA. He currently lives and works in San Francisco's Mission District- which is a constant source of inspiration.