Shana Kaplow is a painter and video artist living and working in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul. She has exhibited her work nationally and internationally. She has received several grants and fellowships for her work including the 2014 MN State Arts Board Artists Initiative Grant and the 2013 Joan Mitchell Foundation Artists Grant for Painters and Sculptors. She was an artist in residence at the Red Gate International Art Residency in Beijing, China, and the Vermont Studio Center Artist Residency in Johnson, Vermont. Shana is currently Professor of Painting and Drawing at St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minnesota.