Keely Finucane is from Philadelphia, PA and currently resides in Phoenix, AZ. She received a BFA in painting with a concentration in glass from Tyler School of Art at Temple University. Finucane specializes in oil and charcoal mediums. Her body of work ranges from realistic paintings to surreal narratives in mixed media. Finucane is an advocate for the arts, has taught for over seven years, and currently teaches 7th and 8th grade students. Since moving to Arizona, Finucane has broken into the local art scene, and is an active member in the growing artist community. She has shown her work in local galleries, participated in First Fridays Downtown and for the past three years, was the appointed muralist for Valley Partnership Community Projects.