Bio / CV


MEGHAN OONA CLIFFORD, MFA:
The Mystical Artist Who Paints Moments of Enlightenment


BIO
On the auspicious day of 7.7.77, Meghan Oona was born into a loving family in the Heartland. Blessed with a sense of magic early on, she made art since she could hold a crayon.

Following her dreams of enchanted forests to the West Coast, Meghan Oona graduated from Evergreen State College with her BA in Interdisciplinary Art.

After spending a year in the desert on a vision quest, Meghan Oona clarified that art is her purpose, then earned her MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute and became a professional artist.

WORK
Meghan Oona makes vibrant and celebratory art to awaken people to their true essence. Infatuated with the world’s mythological, artistic, and spiritual traditions, her practice explores archetypes and paths to bliss.

The art is about soul-awakening, blending cosmic beings with meticulous and colorful abstraction, using her unique, freestyle knotwork. Meghan Oona's background in fashion design informs the work. She uses multiple mediums like oil, pencil, and acrylic on canvas, paper, and wood.

Meghan Oona’s work has been featured by MTV, Bored Panda, The Art People, Pool Tradeshow, Surrender to the Flow, moreTrees clothing, Lip Magazine, White Apricot, The Utne Reader, Eco-Chick, G Living Network, iCanvas, We'Moon, and Meditation Talks. Her work is enjoyed by private collectors around the world.

WORKSHOPS
Meghan Oona loves to help her fellow artists go deeper in their art practice. Her online lessons create confident, prolific artists by expanding their portfolio and giving them practical tools to define their unique style and message. 

 

Curriculum Vitae

Meghan Oona Clifford, M.F.A.
San Francisco Bay Area, CA | email: meghan.oona.clifford@gmail.com

Education:
M.F.A., San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA. 2005-2007
B.A. Interdisciplinary Art, Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA. 1999-2001
University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI. 1999

Selected Solo and Group Shows:

Meghan Oona Clifford: Star Dust, Elevation 66, El Cerrito, CA. 2016
The Elevated Art of Meghan Oona, Elevation 66, El Cerrito, CA. 2014
Meghan Oona Clifford: Illuminated Art of Flow, Black Faun Gallery, Eureka, CA. 2012
Womb of Creation - An Exhibition of Women Visionaries, Tribe 13 Gallery, Ukiah, CA. 2010
7th Annual Interdimensional Art Show, Madrone Studios, San Francisco, CA. 2010
Art Now’s Circle of Life Show, 1:AM Gallery, San Francisco, CA. 2009
Rise Up International Benefit Show, LA, CA. 2008
Tribe 13’s Interdimensional Art Show, 108 Gallery, Seattle, WA. 2005

Publications and Press:
A Getaway to the Deeper Realms of the Soul - the Must-See Art Work of Meghan Oona, Meditation Talks, 2017
I Paint Visionary Art to Awaken Your Soul,
 Bored Panda, 2017
Featured art, We’Moon Calendar and Date Book, 2013, 2017
Path to Bliss
, feature article, The Art People / People Project Magazine, 2013
Modern Mystics Inspire, feature article, Surrender to the Flow Magazine. 2011
Interviewed by MTV’s Street Team. 2008