Opening reception at the Slater Memorial Museum Exhibition “CWA 86th Annual National Open Juried Show”. Honored to have my painting “Essence”, 48″ x 48″, oil on canvas chosen for this exhibition by Juror: Min Jung Kim, Director of the New Britain Museum of American Art. Exhibit on view until September 23.
Collage of Slater Memorial Museum Exhibit
Artist Shilo Ratner in front of painting “Essence”.
Artist Shilo Ratner with daughters at Slater Memorial Museum Reception.
Just received an Award of Excellence for the “2016 Healing Power of ART” Manhattan Arts International online juried competition for painting “Grateful for the Rain”, 48″x48″, Oil on Canvas #art#painting
Last week was the opening of the CAFA exhibition at the Mystic Museum of Art. My painting “Mindfulness of Tea” was awarded second place. It’s flattering and an honor to have my work chosen for this exhibition as well as given an award.
Jurors of Selection and Awards
Darby Cardonsky is Assistant Professor in the Art Department at Western Connecticut State University and Coordinator of the MFA in Visual Arts program. She currently teaches graduate courses in art colloquium, art history, practicum internship, and thesis exhibition. Prior to her work at WCSU, Ms. Cardonsky was co-owner and director of the Bachelier Cardonsky Gallery in Kent, CT.
Will Lustenader is an accomplished artist and currently teaches at Choate Rosemary Hall, Wallingford, CT. After majoring in art history and receiving his Bachelor of Arts from Vassar College in 1979, he went on to earn his Master of Arts degree from the Courtauld Institute of Art in London in 1981. He then became a full-time artist in 1982. Website: http://wlustenader.com/home.html