Well-loved by his students at MICA, Paul Jeanes is a member of the faculty of the M.F.A. in Studio Art program full-time. He earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of North Carolina, Asheville, and he is a graduate of MICA's LeRoy E. Hoffberger School of Painting where he studied with Grace Hartigan. Jeanes teaches in the College's foundation program and the studio art M.F.A., MICA's four-year low residency program structured around summer intensives and year-long mentoring. He has exhibited abstract paintings at Goucher College, McDaniel College, Loyola University, VisArts, School 33, Grimaldis, Area 405, The Creative Alliance and Civilian Art Projects.