Jenny Graham-Hougah is a representational painter based in Southern New Jersey. Jenny holds a BA in Art History and has developed art education programs for art centers and after school programs for nearly a decade. She teaches group classes and private lessons in drawing and painting to both children and adults. Jenny was selected for the Collaboration and Exhibition Fellowship at the Community Art Center in Wallingford, PA and has won awards, including 1st place at Markeim Arts Center’s 50th Anniversary Diamonds are Forever Exhibit and Honorable Mention in the Art Educators of New Jersey Annual Juried Exhibit. She has exhibited in numerous juried exhibitions, including William Penn Charter’s Triennial Juried Exhibit and Perkins Center for the Art’s Annual Juried Exhibit, since opening her studio in 2016.

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Artist Statement

I create realistic portraits of people close to me, landscapes of places I’ve visited, and interior scenes that surround me. Objects included within a portrait help to tell a story just as buildings or vehicles set the scene in a landscape. I search to represent a moment through gradations of paint layers and sharpness of focus. 

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