Born in Washington DC, Maria works and lives in suburban Maryland, where she graduated from Maryland Institute College of Art with a BFA in Interior Architecture. After a successful career as an interior designer of corporate and educational facilities, she began painting full-time in 2015. The artist exhibits regularly and has received recognition for her paintings in the Gallery at Salmagundi Club, Grand Gallery of the National Arts Club as well as exhibited in national shows such as the American Impressionist Society. Maria's paintings focus on the intimate settings found in the landscape to include architectural structures. Her work captures the fleeting movement of light through the use of broken color strokes.
Professional Membership: Salmagundi Club, National Arts Club, Allied Artists of America, Pastel Society of America, American Impressionist Society. For more information please visit, www.mariamarinoart.com
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