Monica Vanzant Member Since August 2008 Artist Statement Monica Vanzant was born in Honolulu, Hawaii in 1964. She is self-taught and has been a painter for 17 years. Vanzant has studied with Johnnie Liliedahl, Jeffrey Watts and has attended workshops at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her paintings have been exhibited in numerous art shows, her first solo show occurring in 2007. Monica Vanzant currently lives and works in Southern NJ.