Leeanna Chipana has had numerous shows throughout Long Island and NYC and has won various scholarships and awards. Miss. Chipana is owner of Chipana Art Studio located at the Glenwood Church offering classes for young artists, teens and adults with a focus on portfolio development for college acceptance and scholarship. This show will also feature works of her students.
Daniel G. daSilva is enrolled to enter the M.F.A. program at the New York Academy of Art and has studied classical realism since 2008. Daniel's portraits explore realistic painting using his classical training in unconventional manner, capturing subtleties in skin tones nonconforming to strict classical painting methods.
Veselin Ninov is graduate of the National School of the Arts in Pleven Bulgaria with and the Long Island Conservatory of Music in Albertson, NY with prof.Tamara Poddubnaya. He is the Grand Prix Winner ofthe 2009 LISMA international Competition and the 2012 Darell Hall Competition in New Hampshire. He has numerous first prizes and performances with orchestra in the USA, Canada, Russia, Bulgaria, Sweden and Turkey. Since 2006 Mr.Ninov performs regularly in the NY area and is an organist for several churches and has been a sub-organist for Gloria Dei Evangelical Lutheran Church on several different occasions.
Tonya Bibashka holds her Bachelor Degree in viola performance from the National Academy of Music in Sofia, Bulgaria. Currently she is an Artist Diploma Student in the Long Island Conservatory. She is the first prize winner from the M.A.G.I.C International competition and the International Academy Competition for Chamber Music. Ms. Bibashka has performed in festivals, recitals and has played with orchestras in the USA, Austria, Bulgaria, Slovenia and Macedonia. She has studied long years with the famous Master Daniela Ivanova, principal violist for the Vienna Philharmonic.