• Art + Design

Jason Polins

Part-time faculty

Jason Polins received his BFA from Boston University in 1994 and went on to study in Florence Italy at The Florence Academy of Art as a realist painter. Graduating in 1997 and receiving his degree, he returned to Boston where he has continued painting and studying with various notable painters, such as Nelson Shanks in Philadelphia, and Gary Hoffmann in Boston.

Having always felt a connection to the heritage of painters of The Boston School, he endeavors to pursue the ideals of strong drawing skills, composition, and color in each of his own works.

He keeps a studio in Somerville, MA where he conducts classes as well as works on his own art. Classes are held weekly and include critiques demonstrations and technique.

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Education

  • Realist painter, The Florence Academy of Art, Florence, Italy
  • BFA from Boston University in 1994