Travis (b. 1975) is a graduate of The University of the Pacific in Stockton, CA. After graduation, he moved to New York and became affiliated with the Water Street Atelier and blossomed as a painter under the mentorship of the Atelier's founder and leader, Jacob Collins. Schlaht's work covers the gamut: rich still lives, figures, florals, and landscapes. He currently exhibits in San Francisco, CA; Orleans, MA; Charlotte, NC; and New York, NY.