Rita’s paintings have received international and national recognition from International Artist magazine, Oil Painters of America, The Artist’s magazine, Raymar Art, and the BoldBrush competition. She was the featured Artist at the 28th Oxford Fine Arts Fair and she is a featured artist on the Daily Paintworks website.
Landscape awards include Artists' Choice from Paint Annapolis and Best of Show from the Solomons Art Festival. Her work is included in the book 100 Plein Air Painters of the Mid-Atlantic. Many of her illustrations are in World Health Organization manuals around the globe. Images and colors from travels to Africa and Asia suffuse many of her paintings.
Rita learned the craft of figure painting from modern masters at New York’s Art Students League. She has a degree in literature & history from New York University, and she studied literature and art in Perugia, Italy.
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Art goes on sale at 6:00 p.m. Friday, October 20, 2017.
Please email Alice if you're interested.