Sebastian Thomas

Master of Fine Arts in Studio, Painting and Drawing

Sebastian Thomas is an English-American artist born in Fayetteville, Arkansas. He received a Bachelors of Fine Arts, double majoring in Painting and Creative Writing from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2017.

He has attended the Studio Arts College International in Florence Italy, the AICAD Studio Residency in Brooklyn, New York, Ox-Bow School of Art and Artists’ Residency, and is currently pursuing his MFA candidacy at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Sebastian is a recipient of the Joseph & Emily Gidwitz Scholarship and the Presidential Scholar Award from KCAI. His works have been featured nationally and internationally in galleries and exhibition spaces such as Studio Arts College International in Florence, the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design in New York City, and The Brick Lane Gallery in London.