New York artist Nancy Swendseen is dedicated to the exploration of the human condition and to giving expression to the life which animates all things. She primarily paints in oils. Nancy attended The Art Students League where she studied painting and drawing from life and received a Merit Scholarship. She has been a Sing for Hope piano artist for the past two years and her pianos have been placed at two sites included in the Historic House Trust of New York City - the Bartow-Pell Mansion and the Queens County Farm Museum. Nancy is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College.