Che Leviathan is an American painter based in Oakland, California. She received her BFA from the Atlanta campus of the Savannah College of Art and Design. There is something very real and raw about the paintings of Che Leviathan. As a viewer it is readily apparent that she is not only able to capture the attributes of the people she paints but she is also able to express something more. There is something emanating from her work, a strong sense of the person's essence or personality or aura or some combination thereof. It is this feeling that draws you in and makes you feel as though you've been given the opportunity to see something more personal. Her iconic style resonates throughout, making it easily recognizable while simultaneously presenting works that are wholly original.