A 4 day exhibition from Thursday February 2 -5th
Jordan Ottrando is majoring in Fine Art & Accounting at the College of Staten Island where Jordan received from The National Society of Collegiate Scholars recognition for his Scholarship, Leadership, and Service Award presented in a certificate on February 12, 2016. Jordan is a life-long Staten Islander, and, at 19 years old, studies the Art of Hyperrealism under Costa Vavagiakis in private lessons at Mr. Vavagiakis' Brooklyn-based studio and under group setting at the Art Students League of New York. Costa Vavagiakis has been featured in the publications Portrait Painting Atelie and Curve: The Female Nude Now, and in articles in American Artist, American Artist Drawing, and The Artist’s Magazine, as well as his work exhibited at the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Jordan recently participated in a Staten Island Community Television show, Young Artists of Staten Island, in October 2016, as the featured artist with his instructor, Costa Vavagiakis and Gregory Perillo, Staten Island-based legendary American Western Artist.