Janis Loewengart Yerington is an artist and art educator. She graduated, cum laude, from Brandeis University and also attended Studio Art Center International in Florence, Italy and Cambridge University in the UK. She has worked at the New Yorker Magazine, a myriad of galleries, 3 museums and 2 newspapers. Janis and her husband of 22 years have 3 wonderful children. She teaches at the small rural school here in Bolinas, on line and at the Bolinas Museum, grateful to be encouraging others in her first love - ART!!! Her art has been exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the states and Europe; enthusiastically collected. Art is a passion and a joy. You may also be interested in her series of biblical illustrations painted on driftwood: maxsbible.com.
Bolinas is a mysterious, fabulous and remote coastal town north of San Francisco. The light and beauty are breathtaking and so inspiring!
Don't look for obscure formulas or mystery in my work. It is pure joy that I offer you. Look at my sculptures until you see them. Those closest to God have seen them. - Constantin Brancusi
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea,
drink the wild air.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson