Benita's Resume

WHAT I HAVE DONE TO BECOME AN ARTIST

I have always been driven to paint.  My road has taken many curves and bumps

Education:

Keane University, BA Fine Arts and Education, Union NJ 1967

Arts Students League, NYC, NY  1968-70

Private lessons - John Pellerano, Alex Schloss, Robert Beverly Hale, Peter Fujarak, Peter Jones, ceramics, 
Margarite Olsen Fletcher

 
Owner of Window One Gallery  1971-1974



Current Shows:

Marilyn Affolter Gallery, McMinnville, OR


Sequoia Gallery, Hillsboro, OR


Wortman Gallery, McMinnville Senior Center, McMinnville, OR thru Jan 31st


Narthex Gallery, First Presbyterian Church, McMinnville, OR Feb-April 2019




Previous Shows: 

NJ State Museum, Trenton, NJ, juried 1971

Barrett Art Gallery, Plainfield, NJ 1971-4

Various juried shows in NJ and NYC

Western Art Show, Toppenish and Ellensburg, WA  1996-98

Dick Russo Gallery, Yakima, WA  1997-98

Krueger Gallery,  Ellensburg, WA  1996-98

Clymer Museum of Art,  Ellensburg, WA 1999


Allied Artists 2000 juried

Central Washing Artists  1999-2000 juried


 
Sherwood Summer Art Walk, Mason Restaurant, Sherwood, OR  April 2017


Sherwood Arts and Cultural Center, Sherwood, OR 2018

Newberg First Friday, Artisanal Wine Cellars,

Cliff Creek Cellars, Newberg, OR  2017-18

Carlton ArtWorks, Carlton, OR  2017-18


The Blue Quail, McMinnville, OR 2017-18


Yamhill Artists Alliance Art Harvest Tour 2018



Collections:

Paintings in Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Oregon, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Texas, Washington, London, England, and Toronto, Canada



 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

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