Jill Nathanson is an abstract painter working with a focus on color relations, exploring color and color energies as the basis of her paintings. She works towards expanding the formal and affective range of abstract color painting. She also has an ongoing connection to drawing from observation and to the study of abstract visual forces in a wide ranging of visual art forms. She holds a BA from Bennington College and an MFA from Hunter College. Her work is represented by Berry Campbell Gallery, New York. Public collections include the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX, The Telfair Museum, Savannah, Ga, the Sheldon Museum, Lincoln, NE and the Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia SC. Her work was included in Confronting the Canvas: Women of Abstraction at MOCA, Jacksonville, (2016) which focused on new directions and experimental painting techniques in Contemporary Abstract Painting.