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.

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Night Class - Instucted Cast Hall

Summer Workshop - One-Month Drawing Intensive

Summer Workshop - Draw & Sculpt a Cast: Mini Intensive


AWARDS AND HONORS


2009

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


2008

First Place Scholarship, Alfred Ross Achievement Award, Grand Central Academy of Art, New York, NY


EDUCATION


2007-2011

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.

1999-2001

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Drawing and Painting, Minor in Sculpture, Laguna College of Art and Desigin, Laguna Beach, CA