Grace Naify was born and raised in Northern California and is currently located in Savannah Georgia. She studies at Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) and is pursuing a painting major and drawing minor. 


Naify specializes in watercolor painting and drawing, and much of her work revolves around themes of fantasy and nostalgia. Her most common subjects are whimsical landscapes and figures that connect to her childhood in Northern California.

Exhibition History

SCAD Foundations Honors Show 2020 - Third Place Color drawing - Spring 2020.

Art for Abhi (2020) - donated work for auction in an online fundraiser - Fall 2020.

SCAD Art Sales Open Studio Fall 2021 - Wishing for Memories accepted online and in on-ground show - Fall 2021.

SketchX22 (2022) - sketchbook accepted and won awards  Best in Show (runner up), and Exploration of Techniques - Spring 2022. 

SCAD Spring Forward Show Atlanta - four works accepted, Axis: Bold as Love, Verbena, Kani Kani, and Wishing for Memories for online and on-ground show - Spring 2022.