ana Swec received her BFA at the School of Visual Arts in 2001. Jana has created a body of work that has appeared in scores of gallery exhibitions around the country. She has also executed large-scale murals for public art and architecture in Austin’s downtown district and Eastside. She has developed a noted presence in her local art community of Austin, TX, not only as a prolific creator but also as a devoted advocate for the visual arts in Texas.
From 2019-2022, she was a member of the ICOSA art collective, a 20 person art group that runs a cooperative gallery at the Canopy art complex in east Austin TX. Jana is a board member of Big Medium, an organization that produces a variety of recurring art programs, including the Austin Studio Tour and the Texas Biennial, a survey of Texas Art.