Teacher & Artist
Jason Polins currently teaches art classes in oil painting, drawing and the human figure in his Boston art studio and at Northeastern University in Boston. He also offers workshops and private instruction.
Jason Polins is a Bostonian who began his art career as a teenager drawing poster designs for high school plays. In high school he participated in college-level classes studying the human figure at Boston University. He would later attend BU as a full-time undergraduate student.
Jason Polins received his BFA from Boston University in 1994 and went on to study in Florence, Italy at The Florence Academy of Art. There, he honed his skills as a realist painter, fulfilling his studies in 1997 and receiving their certificate of completion.
Teaching and Working in the Art Studio
Jason Polins has always felt a strong connection to the heritage of the historical painters of The Boston School of Painting. Adept as an artist, Jason endeavors to pursue their ideals through strong drawing skills, composition, and color in each of his own works.
Jason keeps a studio in Somerville, MA located close to Boston where he conducts classes as well as works on his own art. Classes are held weekly and include critiques demonstrations and technique work.