Shane Pendley was born in Taipei, Taiwan in 1971. His father served in the military and his family later settled in the great Miami Valley outside of Dayton, Ohio where he spent the majority of his childhood. Shane Pendley received a BFA from Ringling College of Art and Design in Sarasota, Florida. While living in NYC for a short while he worked for an American painter, Gregory Amenoff, and later went on to Los Angeles where he began teaching marketing and design esthetics related to branding for small businesses. Shane Pendley has been exhibiting his paintings nationwide for decades and currently resides in Tampa, Florida. His paintings are included in many public and private collections across the country. His work has been referred to as organic abstraction with notes of Asian print influences and is known to have a nostalgic quality of European influences.