Jackie Nach, born in Johannesburg, South Africa and was originally trained as a Graphic Artist working in advertising and design. She immigrated to the United States in 1973, where she resumed her studies in Fine Art through Boston University and the DeCordova Museum School while freelancing as a Designer. After moving to Los Angeles in 1977, she continued her studies in drawing, printmaking and photo-etching at UCLA as well as figurative and non-objective abstract expressionist painting. Since completing her studies, she has taught at several schools around the country over the past twenty years.
Jackie has also been a guest speaker on several television art documentaries, was a Chairperson on the Board of Directors for the Venice Art Walk and the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdale Park and has received numerous awards including a ‘Women-of-South-Africa Achievement Award’ from the South African Consulate. Amongst many private collections, corporate collections include the Bank of America, Pillsbury Company and British Petroleum.
Jackie's Mixed Media Class starts October 17th, from 10am to 1pm