Baron Rinehart Wilson is a visual artist and architectural illustrator in Austin, Texas. He is a native of Midland, Texas. Baron is a descendant of the American sculptor William Henry Rinehart (1825 USA-1874 Italy).
Baron began drawing and painting as a young child. He studied both fine art and architectural design while in college. In 1983, he earned an Associate of Art degree at Midland College and earned a Bachelor of Architecture degree at Texas Tech University in 1986. In 1994, Baron and Stephanie moved to Austin. Baron worked with the firm of Spencer Godfrey Architects. It is here where his talents in the fields of both art and architecture were recognized and he began producing architectural renderings in the traditional medium of watercolor for the firm.
Realizing architectural renderings were a vital tool for the visualization for proposed projects, public relations and marketing, Baron left the firm in 1998 to open Studio B. He quickly built a practice in the field of architectural illustration.
Baron also produces fine works of art that utilize a variety of mediums from graphite and colored pencil to watercolor, gouache, acrylic & oil paintings on paper and canvas. Subjects range from Texas regional landscapes, still-life, abstracts and architectural landmarks.
Highlights of Baron’s career include a commemorative montage painting that is on permanent display in Dongying, the People’s Republic of China. Baron also produced an architectural rendering for the film “Office Space”. His artwork is exhibited in the corporate collections of Time Warner Cable, Ernst & Young, LLP, Wild Basin Wilderness, Inc. and ... more