Jay Bailey (Studio 3E3)
Jay Bailey was born in Reno, Nevada in 1976. He has a BA in Fine Art from the University of Nevada in Reno, undertook post-baccalaureate studies at the San Francisco Art Institute and has his MFA from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
He has been a teacher for over 13 years. He taught all levels of painting and drawing to undergraduate and graduate students in the Fine Art Department at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Now in Dallas, he teaches classes and workshops at Oil & Cotton, the O'Keefe Studio Center, and the Creative Arts Center of Dallas. He also teaches small groups and mentors beginning artists in his studio.
Focusing on painting and drawing, his work depicts the human animal in all of its grace and monstrosity.
He has shown work in group and solo shows in the United States, Canada, and Australia.
Jay hosts figure drawing sessions, workshops, and classes at his studio. Information and sign up forms can be found at http://jaybailey.bigcartel.com/