Anna Zakashansky is an award winning artist and an art teacher at the
Renaissance Children Art Studio.
Anna had graduated from Republican School of Art in Kiev, Ukraine in 1987
specializing in drawing and painting. In 1992 Anna received Masters'
degree with honors from Kiev State Art Institute in graphic art. She
specialized in book illustration. During her student years Anna's graphic
and painting artworks were shown in numerous local and international art
exhibitions and museums.
Anna has lived and worked in the United States since 1992. Anna has
illustrated 2 children’s books, one of which the "PERFECT PORRIDGE" has
won a prestigious Parents Choice Recommendation award of the year
From 1996 through 2007 she worked full time as an Art Director for
several New York Advertising Agencies, among which Young & Rubicam. She
still works on occasional projects for Young & Rubicam and other clients.
Anna feels that her expertise in art and design can be valuable for many
children who dream of becoming artists or just simply enjoy art. That's
why she decided to devote her time to teaching young artists and to share
her love for the arts.
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