Native to the Southwest, Nina Cobb Walker is an innovative Classical Impressionist. Having been trained in Russian Classical Impressionism, Nina applies the traditional philosophy and technique of Impressionism; not only pertaining specifically to the Southwest, but to landscapes across the United States and Europe. By being an active participant in the Art community, she has been shown in exhibits across the nation.
Nina changes the way Traditional Impressionism is modernly perceived. Being a respected artist, re-imagining Impressionism and its subject matter, she teaches classes year-round and as a progressive artist, her works are held in collections across the world and has won many awards for her talented pieces. Even though Nina has been a renowned artist since 1979 she still proclaims to be a student of the art world—providing her modern perspective through Impressionist styles. By mastering the technique, she preserves the rich and significant traditions of Impressionism while contributing to the art communities’ future in Impressionism; she is constantly reinventing the perspectives through which one may perceive the two hundred year old tradition.