Ripe Strawberries
Pastel 17.5" x 19.5"

Artichoke with Lemons
Pastel 17.5" x 21.5"

Mango with Flowers
Pastel 28" x 21"

Unripe Loquats
Pastel 24" x 21"

Bag of Lemons
Oil 11" x 14"

Two Pears
Oil 12" x 16"

Judi Keyani is a native of Minnesota, but has lived in California since 1963. Her interest and study of art as an avocation grew throughout college and during her professional study and practice in the field of Nursing. since 1994 she has devoted her time more completely to artwork and has completed numerous formal courses in a variety of media. Keyani attends workshops regularly, including annual trips to France or Italy to paint.

Keyani works primarily in pastels and oils; her subjects include landscapes, figures, and still lifes, chosen for their inherent beauty and structural interest. She bases her compositions on shape relationships and the descriptive quality of line, using color for its rich, exciting dimension. Keyani is a member of Gallery 9 in Los Altos. Her work is represented in collections in California, Florida, Minnesota, and Tennessee; Australia, Germany, and Norway.

Christine in Provence
Oil 13" x 10.5"


B. S., Biology,  Hamline University,  St. Paul, Minnesota
B. S. N., Nursing,  University of Minnesota,  Minneapolis
M. S. N.,  University of California, San Francisco


Pastels USA, Triton Museum, Santa Clara 2009
Los Altos Impressions, Los Altos History Museum   2006
Arts Alive Exhibit, Los Altos,  1st Place, Pastels     2005
Pastels, USA Annual competition of the Pastel Society of the West Coast;
        Triton Museum  2004
Bechtel Int'l Center, Stanford University  French-American Friendship Dinner,  2004
3d Place, Accent Arts Show, Pacific Art League, Nature's Images.  1998
Pacific Art League juried shows :  2d Place in Landscape Show, March 1996
Community Service sites with the Pacific Art League, 1995 - 2000


Featured Artist, Gallery 9, Los Altos February 2010
Featured Artist, Gallery 9, Los Altos September 2007
St Michael's Alley, Palo Alto Winter 2005-6
Gallery 9, Featured Artist June 2005
Gallery 9, Featured Artist February 2003
Alliance Francaise, San Francisco (Two-woman show) January 2003
Bechtel Int'l Center, Stanford University (Two-woman show)     April 2002
St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Palo Alto Spring 2001
Gallery 9, Los Altos, Featured Artist October 2000
Stanford University Faculty Club Summer 2000
Gallery 9, Los Altos, Featured Artist October 1998
Palo Alto Unitarian Church June 1998
Caffé Verona, Palo Alto April 1998
Bechtel Int'l Center, Stanford University January 1998
Elizabeth Norton Gallery, Pacific Art League March 1997

For more information: jkeyani@earthlink.net