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Cody Jimenez
02 / 22 / 17

Q&A with LCAD MFA in Painting Candidate, Cody Jimenez

Cody Jimenez Major: MFA Fine Art – Painting Age: 26 Undergraduate degree: Bachelor’s of Fine Arts – New Mexico State University Website: codyjimenez.com Q: Who is your LCAD graduate mentor, and why did you choose her/him? A: The only mentor I have had throughout the program is F. Scott Hess. There have been plenty of opportunities to work with other mentors, but overall Scott was the best choice for my work. His work carries intriguing narrative, colors, and technical skill. Scott has been an amazing mentor by sharing his experiences... View Article

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02 / 17 / 17

Q&A with LCAD MFA in Painting Candidate, Stephanie Leonard 

www.stephanieleonardart.com Q: Who is your LCAD graduate mentor, and why did you choose her/him? A: I have worked with several mentors while in LCAD’s MFA in Painting program and they all have challenged me in a positive way and have added something unique to my artistic journey. I have worked the longest with D.J. Hall. I was intrigued by the storytelling nature of her paintings and her amazing use of color. We paint very differently, she is a representational realist artist and I am more of a surrealist, but I... View Article