Additional Artists and Acquisitions

Doug AmEnde

Artist’s Statement – Camille Pisarro, the great impressionist, once said “blessed are those who see beauty in humble places, where others see nothing”. I think this speaks to what I believe is one of the most important traits a person must have to be an artist…the ability to see; to observe what others often miss; to […]

David K. Anderson

Biography Realist artist, David K. Anderson, grew up in southern New England and spent much time as a child at the beach. He now resides in Providence, Rhode Island, close to the ocean, from where he draws his inspiration. The sand, the grass, the dunes and ever changing sky and sea provide Dave with a […]

Mary Jane Andreozzi

Artist Statement My work is inspired by the grace, strength and beauty of the natural world. I search for a sense of balance and harmony that brings order to natural elements. I am interested in expressing an inner energy that leans toward symbolism and abstraction. I am currently the Art Department Chairperson at Bay View […]

John Bygott

Marc Civitarese

My paintings, though based in the landscape tradition, are cerebral and visceral explorations of the relationship of “man” and “nature”, and thus depart from a pure realist depiction of the world and move towards a more expressive sensibility.  By abstracting what I consider to be the elements of realism: shape, form, and light, my work […]

Judy Chaves

Artist Statement The core of my work is linked to the process of the distillation of subject matter. Working into a painting, wiping away, scraping and reworking leads to the exploration of the unknown aspects of the painting. Repetitive observation of the subject leads to a quite meditative state of mind. Avoiding the frustrations of […]

Scott Conary

I want a painting to have a form, a mass, a substance of the essential and mysterious beyond the formal matters of light and color. I want it to resonate with the idea of a place, thing or a history. To this end a painting is largely an act of intuition. The way a mark […]

Burl Dawson

Artist Statement Compositionally, there is a visual tension that occurs between forms as it creates space or depth in a painting. This tension has a psychological effect on our subconscious. Using somewhat of an impressionistic approach to painting I focus on the figure, landscape and its imagery. My intention is to have you, the viewer, […]

Susan Freda

Artist Statement Susan Freda was educated at the Rhode Island School of Design where she earned her BFA and at the Massachusetts College of Art for her MFA. She has received numerous awards, notably a residency & exhibition at the de Young Museum & a Pollock Krasner Award. Transparency, form, and flowing line, the play […]