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Jeanya Charles

Jeanya Charles grew up in Moscow and had early exposure to Russian national museums where she developed a deep appreciation for representational painting. She took night art classes from the school of the Museum of Fine Art and Massachusetts College of Art and Design, most notably artist anatomy with Gerry Hoag and painting with Catherine Kehoe. She was fortunate to study with several influential Colorado artists including Mark Daily, Ron Hicks, Mitch Caster, Daniel Sprick, and Andrea Kemp.

Jeanya is represented by Saks Gallery in Denver, Colorado.

Exhibits and Awards
  • 2018 - Honorable Mention, Summer Showcase, Oil Painters of America
  • 2018 - Select 50, Portrait Society of America
  • 2017 - Gold Medal, National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils, Oil Painters of America
  • 2016 - National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils, Oil Painters of America
  • 2015 - National Juried Exhibition "Soul Struck", juried by the director of the Denver Art Musuem
  • 2013 - DASL - "Making Their Mark", Carson Gallery, Denver
  • 2012 - MassArt - George Nick Prize, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston

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