Artist Carla Paine

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Carla Louise Paine (b. 1982) American, was educated in the traditions and techniques of classical oil painting in Florence, Italy. There, at the Florence Academy of Art she completed three years of intense study, spending her last trimester in 2010 in Sweden at the Academy’s Scandinavian branch. Prior to that she studied at the highly regarded School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Carla has received numerous recognition for her work including The Duel Category Award in the Art Renewal Center’s 2016 Annual Salon, Best Figurative in the 2017 International Guild of Realism’s Winter Salon, Best Nude in the Art Renewal Center’s 2015 Annual Salon, first place in the Collection Beaux-Arts Réaliste 2015 Competition, second place in The Artist’s Magazine 2015 figurative competition, and has been included in Southwest Art Magazine 2016 Artist to Watch feature. She has also been a participant in exhibitions nation wide as well as over seas, including exhibiting with The Art Renewal Center’s 2015 Exhibition at the European Museum of Modern Art in Barcelona, Oil Painters of America, The National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, The International Guild of Realism, and The Scottsdale Salon of Fine Art. Currently living in Washington State, Carla has set up a studio on her small farm just outside of the state’s capitol, Olympia. Galleries and Collections:
• 2020The Art Renewal Center Salon Exhibition, European Museum of Modern Art, Barcelona Spain and, Sotheby’s, New York
•2020 International Guild of Realism Spring Exhibition
•2020 Art's Walk at Childhood End's Gallery, Olympia Washington
•2019 Holiday Miniatures Show, Abend Gallery, Denver Colorado
•2019 International Guild of Realism 14th Annual Exhibition at Principle Gallery, Alexandria, Virginia
•2019 Small Works Group Show, Childhood’s End Gallery, Olympia Washington •2019 International Guild of Realism Winter Salon
•T.H. Brennen Fine Art, Scottsdale Arizona
•2017 International Guild of Realism Winter Salon, Marshall Gallery of Fine Art, Scottsdale Arizona •2016 [...]

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