Mary is an artist and gallery owner from Charleston, South Carolina. She has made a career out of capturing the average, working class American in their daily life. For interested students, Mary encourages artists to learn as much about the business
side as possible as well as seek entry careers that pay the bills and gives them time to work on their craft.
State: South Carolina
From www.albertpaley.com:/nAlbert Paley, an active artist for over 40 years at his studio in Rochester, New York, is the first metal sculptor to receive the coveted Institute Honors awarded by the American Institute of Architects, the AIA’s highest
award to a non-architect ... Commissioned by both public institutions and private corporations, Paley has completed more than 50 site-specific works ... Pieces by Albert Paley can be found in the permanent collections of many major museums including
the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
Jackie is a freelance artist living and working in the Los Angeles area. After finding success in a paper art class, Jackie decided to pursue an entrepreneurial career designing pop-up cards and dimensional paper illustrations! She has worked with
Disney Consumer Products, American Greetings, toy companies and graphic design and packaging. Most of her interactions with clients is done via phone and email unless she is meeting with a new client or dropping off projects.
Cinema-Television Production (Bachelor)
City: Los Angeles
Marie is an artist in residence at Coney Island USA, a non-profit artist group operating on the fabled Coney Island boardwalk in Brooklyn, NY. Marie creates the eye-grabbing banners that adorn the exterior walls of the Coney Island Sideshow below,
pulling passers-by in off of the boardwalk to see the latest and greatest attractions! Marie has an incredibly demanding scheduling, spending half of her time in the art studio and the other half teaching art across the river at Fairleigh Dickinson
University in New Jersey. Aspiring artists should listen carefully to Marie's time-tested advice for personal success!
City: Coney Island
State: New York