John Hanley attended the American Academy of Art in Chicago, where he studied under the guidance of the most talented artists and instructors in the Midwest. John’s love of sports, along with his artistic talent has resulted in his current achievements: painting the athletes and legends of today and yesterday. He has worked directly with Hall of Fame and current athletes and professional sports teams and their sponsors with commemorative limited-edition prints. John’s original paintings and prints are collected across the country. He lives with his wife, Carol, and their three children in the northwest suburbs of Chicago.