Beate Vesely is originally from Bremen, Germany. She has lived in Malaysia and Australia and has called the USA her home since 1995.She has an MBA and her professional background is in telecommunications.
Oil painting has become her main focus since discovering her passion for it while living in the UK in 2014. She studied classical atelier oil painting in Bournemouth at the Classical Arts Academy and then studied landscape painting in Boise, Idaho.
Beate and her husband have lived in Running Springs, California since 2015 and she joined the Mountain Arts Gallery in 2018.