Jennifer Koury delights in the play of light and color on forms, creating atmospheric moods in her plein air and studio works. Her paintings exhibit passion for the effects of wind, water, and movement. Koury is the Burchfield Penney Art Center's 2018 Summer Resident Artist/Instructor. She is a published author/illustrator. Her work is featured at George Washington's Mount Vernon and Yuma Regional Medical Center, Arizona. After graduating from Virginia Commonwealth University in Painting and Printmaking, Koury continued her studies to graduate from Art Center College of Design, California. A member of the BSA, NFWS and NFPAP, she resides with her family in Buffalo, and is inspired by the natural beauty of Western New York.