Alex Buchanan (Born in Boston, Massachusetts) is an artist and merchant marine who studied fine art at Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Alex also served four years active duty and began his journeys at sea in the U.S. Coast Guard. He focuses on his maritime influences and conveys them as a visual language by layering literal and conceptual translations using related symbology such as Morse Code and other nautical traditions. Alex has exhibited on the East and West Coast. He was one of three artists in residence selected for 2018 at Dedee Shattuck Gallery in Westport, and recently held a month long solo show in New Bedford, MA.
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