was born in New York City and raised on Long Island. In 1974 he
received a degree in architecture from Ohio University. Although
essentially self-taught, Striffolino studied painting with the noted
American landscapist Wolf Kahn. His painting focuses on landscape,
especially the streams, fields, and forests of New Mexico. He also
paints the brilliant fall foliage of New England.
landscape painting has been exhibited nationwide. His work was featured
in the magazines Art of the West and Focus/Santa Fe