Jan Repa

Freelance Drawer & Painter

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Location:Des Plaines, Illinois, United States
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Jan Repa

Chicago, Illinois 60640

(773) 475-1271

email: jrepa2002@yahoo.com

Website: Vejigante-artist.com

EDUCATION

1983-1988 Antoni Kenar Art School in Zakopane Poland, 1988.

Diploma in Fine Arts

1988 to 1990 Academy of Fine Arts, Wroclaw, Poland

Studies in Sculpture

2006-2009 American Academy of Art

332 S. Michigan Ave.

Chicago, Illinois 606

Studies in Oil Painting



WORK

HISTORY

1990 to 1995 FREELANCE ARTIST, Zakopane, Poland.

Landscapes and Still Life in oils, and

Church holy days decorations and

displays.



1995 to 2006 FULLTIME SCULPTOR, Orlandi Statuary

1801 N, Central Park Ave.

Chicago, Illinois 60647

Duties included sculpting in clay and

foam for casting in fiberglass, resin,

concrete, plaster, or bronze.

1995-Present FREELANCE SCULPTOR, Chicagoland Area

Bucci International, Chicago, Illnois

Land of Kush, Barrington, Illinois

Assistant to Chicago Archdiosese sculptor ,

Sister Mary Southard,

La Grange, IL

EXHIBITIONS Annual Student Art Exhibition

American Academy of Art

2008

Clothsline Project

Hyde Park Art Center

Chicago, Illinois

2007

Portage Park Arts & Crafts Fair

Portage Park

Chicago, Illinois

2008

Andersonvlle Art Weekend

October 13-15, 2006

October 2007

October 3-5, 2008

Andersonville Arts and Home Weekend

October 2-4, 2009

4th annual Klas Art and Music Festival

Klas Restaurant

5734 West Cermak Road

Cicero, Illinois

October 17-19 , 2008

Norwood Crossing 2009 Fall Art Show

6016-20 Nina Ave.

November 7- December 7, 2009

Southport ART WALK

Venue: Repose Interior Design Studio

3544 N Southport Ave, Chicago

July 1-31, 2010

COMMISIONED

PUBLIC

PROJECTS Life-size Mastadon Statue

Sunken Garden Renovation Project

Mastadon Island

Phillips Park

Aurora, Illinois

Dedicated June 25th, 2002.

"On the Road to Greatness"

Bronze Casted Statue of Abraham Lincoln

NE corner of Lincoln/Dixie Crossroads

City of Chicago Heights, Illinois

Dedicated April 12, 2003

Statue of St. Cecilia, Patron Saint of Music

Commisioned by St. Rene Goupil Catholic Church

November 2009

OTHER Fluent in Polish, and can speak English, and basic Spanish
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