Biography of Brooke Lanier

Brooke Lanier earned her Masters of Fine Arts in Painting from Tyler School of Art, where she spent her first year studying in Rome, Italy.   Lanier also holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Drawing and Painting with a minor in Art History.   She has exhibited her work in Prague, Rome, and across the U.S. In 2007, she received 2nd award in Volkswagen’s “Driven” competition for young artists with disabilities, and had her work displayed in the Smithsonian Institute and the John F. Kennedy Center before going on a two-year national tour.

Lanier has over five years of experience teaching drawing and painting to all ages and abilities, from kindergarteners to adults, beginners to advanced college students. You can view her work by appointment at Brooke Lanier Fine Art­ in Center City Philadelphia.