Jennifer Polnaszek came to Texas from rural Wisconsin where she
worked in the medical profession as both a physician assistant
and a registered nurse.
She studied art at the Uni-versity of New Mexico, the Universityof Wisconsin in Eau Claire, and has continued her studies at The Southwest School of Art and the Coppini Academy
of Fine Arts. Polnaszek works in oils, watercolors, graphite
and printmaking. Particularly drawn to the human form and
to documenting the human experience through her work,
she is influenced by both her love of biological science and
In addition to participating in numerous exhibitions in the San
Antonio-Austin area, Polnaszek received awards for watercolor
at the Coppini Academy of Fine Arts and for oil at The
Southwest School of Art.