Laura Borneman is a Buffalo native who’s award-winning artwork spans a wide range of styles within the traditional media of drawing and oil painting. She has had numerous solo shows in California, New York, Pennsylvania and Michigan and has also participated in dozens of groups shows. Her work is in many private collections in Philadelphia, Buffalo, New York, and Los Angeles and has been purchased by the Roswell Cancer Institute in Buffalo, NY. She received her MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, MD and also studied at the historic Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia, PA. She has a Master’s degree in Education from UB, as well as two undergraduate degrees in Fine Arts and English from Buffalo State College. She taught for 18 years in Philadelphia, PA, Buffalo, NY and Bakersfield, CA- where she was a tenured Assistant Professor at Bakersfield College.