Angela Cunningham (b. 1977) grew up in the Bay Area of California. After high school she studied at various art colleges eventually receiving her BFA in Drawing/ Painting and a minor in sculpture from Laguna College of Art and Design. After teaching in California for a few years, Angela decided to pursue her desire to learn the classical techniques of drawing and painting under the mentorship of Jacob Collins at the Grand Central Academy of Art. She is a currently finishing up her studies and teaching part time at GCA. Angela is a recipient of various awards including the Morris and Alma Schapiro Achievement Award in 2009, Art Renewal Center First Place Scholarship Award in 2009, Alfred Ross Achievement Award in 2008.
Portriat Sculptors Society of the Americas - Angela Cunningham
Night Class - Instucted Cast Hall
Summer Workshop - One-Month Drawing Intensive
Summer Workshop - Draw & Sculpt a Cast: Mini Intensive
AWARDS AND HONORS
First Place Scholarship Award, Art Renewal Center
Purchase Award, Art Renewal Center
Second Place Scholarship, Morris and Alma Schapiro Achievement Award, Grand Central Academy of Art, New York, NY
Grand Central Sculpture Competition, Honorable Mention, New York, NY
First Place Scholarship, Alfred Ross Achievement Award, Grand Central Academy of Art, New York, NY
Water Street Atelier at Grand Central Academy of Art, Painting and Sculpture, New York, NY. Instruction received from Jacob Collins, Scott Waddell, Joshua LaRock, Ted Minoff, Camie Davis, Jiwoong Cheh, Mason Sullivan, and Sam Wisneski.
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Drawing and Painting, Minor in Sculpture, Laguna College of Art and Desigin, Laguna Beach, CA