Born 1941. McCowan has painted since childhood. He has studied under Gerald Sloan a student of Hans Hoffman of the Abstract Expressionist School in NYC.... more
McCowan attended the University of Miami and University of California. Xerox Corporation sponsored him at the University of California for Graduate Studies, where he was employed until 1980.
McCowan is a serious full time painter and paints every day. His interests include psychology, poetry, art history and philosophy. He is also a keen observer of human behaviour. He lives in Florida with his Wife Sandra and a menagerie of dogs.