Shaina Craft is a figurative oil painter whose work combines classical techniques with contemporary subject-matter. Shaina was born in Pennsylvania in 1985 and lives and works in Chicago, IL. She graduated with an MFA from The New York Academy of Art in 2015 and a BFA from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2011.
Shaina Craft has exhibited in museums and galleries across the United States, including the Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art, Dacia Gallery, Pentimenti Gallery, the Pennsylvania State Museum in Harrisburg, and the Affordable Art Fair NYC with SaatchiArt. Her work is collected internationally. Shaina has also received the Blick/InLiquid micro grant for her series of Petite Paintings and been featured in online exclusives on Artsy with the Zhou B Art Center. Her work has been recognized by publications such as Juxtapoz, Hi Fructose, and PoetsArtists.