Juri Umagami born in Tochigi Japan, has always gravitated to art making. A prodigy, she started painting at Usukubo Yuji Art Atelier in Japan when she was only 8 years old.
At 22 she moved to Los Angeles, California to pursue her goal to be an artist and art instructor. She has been studying under master painter Cheryl Kline in her academy for several years, as well as with several other visiting masters to learn the techniques of classical figure drawing and painting as well as Renaissance painting.
She is also in her final year of study at Otis College of Art and Design in the Fine Arts Program. She has participated in numerous group exhibitions in Los Angeles and is a sought after artist for portrait painting.
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