Aleathea Sapp-Jimenez

Working with acrylic paint or other media on canvas or paper, Ms. Sapp-Jimenez creates vibrant and evocative portraits of real and life imagined people against colorful and mainly organic backgrounds.  Sapp-Jimenez describes herself as a mother, wife, grandmother and mentor and Brooklyn native with an African-Caribbean background. She taught at Kingsborough College Research Foundation Summer Art’s Program.