Formally trained in painting and printmaking, (Brooklyn College CUNY, and the School of Visual Arts in NYC) Dan Staroff's artistic subject matter spans the gamut from the ridiculous to the sublime, tackling everything from Metaphysics to Mother Goose. His illustrations, displaying a sophisticated and unique perspective have appeared in the pages of books and national magazines, and have been donated for use by numerous educational and charitable organizations. His paintings have been included in group and solo shows from Maine to California, as well as New York City’s International Art EXPO.


Dan is also a professional digital retoucher (since 1999) - working for such clients as Liz Claiborne, Dana Buchman, Detroit Bride, DKNY Jeans, Hour Media, Kate Spade, Lucky Jeans, Microdry, Monet Jewelry, New Jersey Bride, Redbook, Shiseido, and Town and Country. His work appears in the newly published
"Heart Soul Detroit: Conversations on the Motor City" featuring Detroit lum-inaries like Nicklas Lidström, Barry Sanders, Al Kaline, Tommy Hearns, Smokey Robinson, Jack White, Eminem, Martha Reeves, Berry Gordy, Lee Iacocca and many, many more. For more of this work please visit his digital retouching website.

For more examples of his art and illustration work, please see the following portfolio pages and visit
Dan Staroff Studios Store, where you'll find a myriad of his images on all manner of hangable, holdable and wearable items.

Contact: info@danstaroff.com