Award Winning Artist
Portraiture and LandscapesAdriana Hernandez is a prolific artist; she paints figurative as well as semi-abstract works. Her greatest passions are portraiture and landscapes. She regularly works on commission, and tries to capture not only the likeness of her subjects, but also the personality of the individuals she is working with.
Adriana was born and raised in Mexico where she became an elementary school teacher. It was not until she came to the United States that her formal training as an artist took place. She graduated the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford with a Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Arts and won several awards: The Laing Creative Arts awards in Arts and Music and the Blaisdell Hall Permanent Student Award. She later pursued a Master of Fine Arts in painting at the Academy of Arts University in San Francisco California, obtaining her degree in 2014.She currently exhibits her work at Ardwark in Ellicottville, New York and at the Artwork at the Depot in Kane, Pennsylvania.
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