Awarded, Best in Show

Fields, Acrylic Paint on Canvas

I’m thrilled to share the exciting news that my painting ‘Fields” received the “Best in Show” award at the Fall 2020 Bendheim Show . Imagine my surprise and delight when I received the email that my painting was chosen! The first thing I did was step outside, take a deep breath and say “thank you”. .I’m extremely honored and humbled to be amongst such a fantastic lineup of talented artists. Huge congrats to all awardees and everyone in this exhibition!

GREENWICH ART SOCIETY
103RD ANNUAL BENDHEIM EXHIBIT
SEPTEMBER 30 – OCTOBER 24, 2020
JUROR:GEANINNE GUTIÉRREZ-GUIMARÃES,
ASSOCIATE CURATOR, GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM

Award Winners

Shilo Ratner, Dagny Hultgreen Award-Best in Show
Eleanor Blanchard, Greenwich Art Society Award for Oil or Acrylic Painting
Carol Gromer, Buynoski Free-Hand Drawing Award
Sidra Hassan-Brown, Sonja Gerquest Memorial Award
Vladimir Nedkov, Gerquest GAS Studio School Award
Mikhail Gubin, May & Samuel Rudin Foundation Award
Saman Majd, Jerry’s Artarama Gift Card

Upcoming

Artist Shilo Ratner Painting "Fields"
Thrilled that my painting “Fields” was chosen by GEANINNE GUTIÉRREZ-GUIMARÃES, ASSOCIATE CURATOR, GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM for this exhbition.
GREENWICH ART SOCIETY
103RD ANNUAL BENDHEIM EXHIBIT.
SHOW DATES: SEPTEMBER 30 – OCTOBER 24, 2020

Serendipity Magazine

Serendipity Magazine

Seredipity Magazine Article Shilo Ratner May2019
Seredipity Magazine Article Shilo Ratner May2019

Look at the art, not at me! I had a really fun morning yesterday with Serendipity Magazine, Lindsay Madden @lmaddenphoto shooting photos for an article in the magazines May/June edition. Excited to see what the interview looks like. 🙂

This painting “Open Spaces” will be available to view and purchase at the beautifully designed Putnam and Mason in May 2019!

This event is in conjunction with the Greenwich Arts Council and the Arts to the Avenue Event.

ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION

The Bendheim Gallery / Greenwich Arts Center, 299 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich CT
March 8 – April 4, 2019
Viewing hours: Weekdays 10-5, Thursdays until 7, Weekends 12-4

Public Reception: Friday, March 15, 6:30pm-8pm

Excited to have work in this exhibit.

JUROR: Megan Fontanella, Curator, Modern Art and Provenance at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. Megan has curated or co-organized nearly thirty exhibitions for the Guggenheim’s extended constellation of museums in Berlin, Bilbao, New York, & Venice. Megan’s collection-based exhibitions have included Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim (2017); Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949–1960 (2012); and The Great Upheaval: Modern Art from the Guggenheim Collection, 1910–1918 (2011), among others. She also curated Visions of Modernity (2012-13), the final presentation of the Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin. More recently, Megan co-curated Giacometti (2018) and supported Alberto Burri: The Trauma of Painting (2015-16), as well as Robert Motherwell: Early Collages (2013). Her current project is Van Gogh to Picasso: The Thannhauser Legacy (2018-20), an exhibition that will travel to Spain, France, and Italy. Megan likewise maintains the Guggenheim’s Thannhauser Gallery, a permanent display of 19th- and early 20th-century art. Apart from her exhibitions activities, Megan conducts provenance research for the Guggenheim & collaborates on cross-departmental initiatives related to collections stewardship. Megan received her B.A. in Art History modified with History from Dartmouth College & went on to receive her M.A. in Art History from the Courtauld Institute of Art, London, where she specialized in late 19th-century French art.

Putnam and Mason

Artist Shilo Ratner, Open Spaces, 20 x 20in
Open Spaces, 20 x 20in

I will have work on display at Putnam and Mason this May. This high-end furniture store is a designers dream. This event will be in conjunction with the Greenwich Art Council’s “Art to the Avenue” event.

Putnam and Mason 34 E. Putnam Avenue Greenwich, CT 06830