Special Programs

The Academy of the Holy Names established the Visiting Artist Series to support alumni who engage professionally in the arts, to educate students about the many different career paths available in the arts, to celebrate arts in society and to provide the AHN community the opportunity to experience art in a gallery setting.

2018 Visiting Artist: Kathryn Reina A'06

Kathryn Reina invite

The Fine Arts Department welcomes creative designer Kathryn Reina A’06 as the 15th annual Visiting Artist. After graduating from the Academy, Reina attended College of Charleston where she majored in arts management with a concentration in historic preservation and community planning. After college, she pivoted careers into Front End Development, Graphics and UI/UX Design. Reina now lives in Los Angeles where she works with technology startups, celebrity and high-end luxury real estate clientele. Reina recently collaborated with Jesuit alumnus Ryan Lockwood to Launch spared.com, an app offering common “cents” for managing student debt elimination. She will have the opportunity to visit several high school classes during the week, giving tutorials and sharing her experience in digital media and web design.

To learn more about Kathryn Reina, visit kathrynreina.com/.

Thursday February 7, 2019

Michael & Candace Valdes Gallery, Bailey Family Center for the Arts

6:00-8:00 p.m.

Reception, Presentation and Gallery Viewing


  • Kim West A’94, painting
  • Molly Lawrence A’72, painting
  • Jacquelyn Clements A’00, art historian
  • Erin Martino A’97, photographer
  • Katie McKeown A’01, photographer and art historian
  • Molly Spaight A’01, graphic designer
  • Averie Storck A’87, director and screen writer
  • Rebecca Brown A’94, film maker
  • Sister Mary Paula Turnbull, SNJM, sculptor
  • Leyna Haller A’99, film maker, costume and prop designer and graphic designer
  • Ricardo Pau-Llosa B’67, poet, curator, critic and patron of the arts
  • Jessica Hemmings A'94, academic, writer
  • Nicole Corvette Hockin A'94, brand strategist, blogger
  • Sofia Sanchez A'08, graphic designer, producer, painter
  • Alma Cuervo A'69, actress
  • Emily O'Loughlin A'09, architect
  • Julianne Collins A'08, interior designer