Shaina Craft in her studio

Shaina Craft

United States

Painting

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Shaina Craft
Shaina Craft
Female
United States
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July 9, 2018
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Shaina Craft is a figurative artist living and working in Chicago, Illinois. She creates oil paintings and works on paper that span the range from miniature to expansive. Her work is known for combining detailed realism with gestural expression.

Born in 1985, Shaina’s has already exhibited a strength in her short career. She has received numerous awards and has placed works in collections worldwide including the Witz Collection in Switzerland, Hastie Collection in the United Kingdom, and the Manocherian Collection in New York City.

Shaina has exhibited her work at gallery shows each year since 2009, often presenting more than five times each year. She has studied at the Maryland Institute College of Art, where she received her BFA as well as New York Academy of Art, where she earned an MFA.

Featured image: Shaina Craft in her studio. Photo courtesy PotatoMike