Artist Adriano Manocchia: Fly Fishing to Golf

January 27, 2012 By: Benjamin Clary

MidCurrent artist Adriano Manocchia is a man of many talents.  After a 12-year career as a photo journalist, Manocchia turned to painting full-time.  While his fly-fishing art has garnered much acclaim, lately he’s being recognized for his golf art.  Through his art, Manocchia has been a supporter of numerous organizations such as Trout Unlimited, Atlantic Salmon Federation, Ducks Unlimited, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, American Cancer Society and the Special Olympics.  The works for sale at St. Andrews Golf Art can be viewed on the golf center’s website.