Artist Jan Feyzi

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Artist Statement
"I am a contemporary representational painter. My paintings are inspired by the effects of light, whether on a foggy morning, on a sunlit summer afternoon, or during the urban twilight. My goal is to give the viewer an authentic sense of the landscape, not by providing a photorealistic rendering but by conveying the mood of being present within the landscape. The opportunity to paint en plein air has allowed me to share my vision of the Wisconsin landscape and has further informed my studio work."
Jan Feyzi initially started painting watercolors in the mid 1990s, balancing her desire to paint with family life and her job as a biostatistician.  Her early paintings were mostly watercolor florals and still lifes.  In 2013, she decided to take the leap into the world of oils, which is now her primary medium.   Jan has spent her entire life in Wisconsin and is continually inspired by its landscapes and urbanscapes. After retiring from her job, she now devotes herself full time to her passion for oil painting.
Art Education
Classes/Workshops taken from: Kyle Martin, Thomas Jefferson Kitts, John P. Lasater IV, Jason Sacran, Kami Mendlik, Pat Dobrinska, Virginia Huber, Kay Brathol-Hostvet, Jan Norsetter, Kathie Wheeler, Philip Salamone, Kathleen Heinen, Mary Ann Inman and numerous other artists.
Memberships and Affiliations
Wisconsin Visual Artists
Madison Art Guild
Association of Wisconsin Artists (formerly Wisconsin Regional Artists Association: WRAA)
“Secluded Beach” won a State Award at the 2020 Cambridge WRAP and the Rural Rembrandts Art Club Award at the 2020 AWA State Exhibit"Winter View on State Street" won the Ella Gardener Award at the 2019 WRAA State Exhibit
"Winter Cedars" won the William and Margaret Schmidt Memorial Award - Silver at the Madison Art Guild 2018 Salon
"Azaleas" won a State Award at the 2006 Prairie Du Sac WRAP and the Berk Award at the 2006 WRAA State [...]

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