Zach Cook was born and raised in Idaho. After attending California College of the Arts for a year he chose to finish his BFA at the University of Montana School of Art. He is a multidisciplinary artist whose work is mainly grounded in drawing and sculpture. He works with a variety of medias, including found objects and source specific materials. Zach Cook's work consists of large scale, physical and dynamic drawings and installations that encapsulate recordings of memories and experiences. Being raised in the mountainous and wild settings of the northwestern United States plays a key role in his ever-expanding visual language he builds upon.