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Hasani Claxton

Freelance Fantasy Artist & Portrait Painter

Location:Baltimore, Maryland, United States
2 Skills

Academy of Art University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration (2009)
San Francisco, CA

Illustration Master Class (2009)
Amherst, MA


Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series Semifinals, International Visions Gallery, Washington, DC (2013)

Solo Show, National Gallery of St Kitts, West Indies (2013)

Black Art in America Benefit, Getaway Gallery, New York, NY (2013)

Boys Latin School Spring Art Show, Smith Hall Gallery, Baltimore, MD (2013)

The Visual Aesthetic of Afro-Futurism, Stoop Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (2012)

Black Art In America Juried Exhibition, Harlem Fine Arts Show, New York, NY (2012)

Academy of Art University Spring Show, San Francisco CA (2008)


Freelance Artist, Baltimore, MD (2009 – Present)
Proficient in oils, acrylics, digital painting & comic art. Commissions have included book illustrations, a mural for an installation at the Carolina Children’s Museum in Puerto Rico & an album cover for Austrian band Ray Childish, as well as private portrait & mural commissions.

Operation Future, St. Kitts, West Indies (Summer 2013)
Art Teacher: Taught acrylic painting workshop for the rehabilitation program at Her Majesty’s Prison. Topics included color theory and perspective.

The Just Kids Project / Community Law In Action, Baltimore, MD (Fall 2012)
Art Teacher: Designed & taught visual arts workshops at Baltimore City Juvenile Justice Center & a community self-portrait workshop at Saint Francis Academy Community Center. The finished paintings were displayed at a Youth Arts Night at the Creative Alliance during National Youth Justice Month.
Skills (2) Rating
Fantasy Art
Portrait Painting