About the Jena Thomas

 

Born in South Florida, Jena Thomas is a South Carolina based artist. Her abstract landscape paintings explore the contemporary context of how mankind alters and views the natural world. Thomas has exhibited extensively in Florida and the Northeast, with exhibitions at the Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery, Boca Raton Museum of Art, Context New York, and Art Palm Beach. Recently featured in Studio Visit magazine and the art publication New American Painting for a second time, Thomas is a recipient of the Ruth Katzman Scholarship from the Art Students League of New York and Finalist for the 701 Center for Contemporary Art Prize and Miami University’s, Young Painters Competition. Thomas received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston, MA and her Masters of Fine Arts from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL. Jena Thomas’s work is currently represented by the Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery in Stamford, CT.