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Paula Villanova • Acrylic Paintings

Exhibitions and Accomplishments

• Solo show at the Paul Pratt Memorial Library in Cohasset, MA. January-February 2010

• Invitational group show of Gallery Artists for exhibition in “Local Color” at the South Shore Art Center in March, 2009.

• Painting, “Hopper’s House in Truro,” in juried show at North River Arts 2008 Festival in Marshfield, MA, won Katherine L. Wolff Award for Floral Composition

• Painting, “View from San Miguel Rooftop,” in juried show at 2008 South Shore Arts Festival in Cohasset, MA.

• "Tiverton Tractor" in the Members’ Show for the same festival won Honorable Mention.

• Won 2nd Prize for “Oils and Acrylics” category in 1998 South Shore Arts Center Festival for painting, “Jen’s Friends.”

• Painting “Field of Honor” selected for display on national website of foundation that sponsors “healing fields” in local communities throughout the country.

• Open Studios participant at E.T. Wright Building in Rockland, MA 2007-2009 and the former Codman Building from 2004-2010

• Finalist in competition for North River Arts Society

• South Shore Arts Association, Cohasset, MA, Gallery Artist Member

Education

•University of Massachusetts, N. Dartmouth Bachelor of Fine Arts, Visual Design

•New England Institute of Art, Brookline MA currently in web development program

•Harvard University Extension School, graduate level classes in management and administration

•South Shore Art Center Painting Workshops with Rosalind Farbush