Learn Plein Air oil painting in France! Paint the beautiful landscape of South West France with Hilary McCarthy

Hilary McCarthy Biography

b 1975 Vernon, CT

Hilary McCarthy is a contemporary painter who has been living and working in New York City for the past 17 years. She holds a BFA from Hartford Art School, an MFA from New York Academy of Art and is working on a third degree in art history, from Columbia University. Her work hangs in collections throughout the United States and Europe, and has been in numerous group exhibitions including The United Nations, Sotheby’s, RJD Gallery, Grenning Gallery and Collier West. She has attended artist residencies in Puglia, Italy; Melbourne Australia; Leipzig, Germany and Johnston, VT. In her work she incorporates water into narratives about the vulnerable human experience and the never ending mystery of existence. She is currently working as adjunct faculty at Laguna College of Art and Design in Laguna Beach, California.


Hilary’s Website: www.hilarymccarthyart.com

Hilary’s Instagram: hilary_mccarthy

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