Tim McFarlane is a life-long resident of Philadelphia and has been painting for over 30 years. In 1994, McFarlane graduated Temple University/Tyler School of Art and began exhibiting in various group exhibitions around the Philadelphia region before gaining representation with the Bridgette Mayer Gallery in 2002, where he has had several solo exhibitions.

Tim McFarlane’s work has also been exhibited extensively in the U.S. including, New York City, Boston, California, Ohio, Maryland, and West Virginia. He has been a visiting artist at several universities, sat on several artist panels and have been a juror for exhibitions and grants.