Dianne Gorrick Judges
2008 'Annual Visual Arts Exhibit'
sponsored by the Cheshire Art League
RECEIVING AND HANGING: 4-2-2008
AWARD CEREMONY AND RECEPTION: 4-9-2008
This was my first art show. There were about 40 people at the opening reception where refreshments were served. This gave me an opportunity to meet and talk with several artists. During the evening I was awarded a cash prize for my painting, 'River Through the Adirondack's'. My family and I had a good time.
CRITIQUE AND MEET THE JUDGE: 4-30-2008
"Technique and brush work with attention to detail outstanding. Use of the difficult color green well executed. Distance - good 3D effect. Hudson River School quality." ~ Dianne Gorrick
ABOUT THE JUDGE
Artist Dianne Gorrick's formal education in the visual arts includes a Bachelor Degree from Purdue University and a Master's Degree from Wesleyan University.
She is the recipient of two National Endowment Fellowships; a research grant concerning the Hudson River School of Painters and a fellowship to attend Dartmouth College, where she studied the art and culture of New England.
A painter and teacher with over thirty years experience in the visual arts, Ms. Gorrick is represented in many private and public collections, including a prestigious sculpture installation for the Russell Library in Middletown, Ct. A lengthy exhibition history includes the Wadsworth Athenaeum, the New Britain Museum, the Slater Museum, and the Ward-Nasse Gallery, SoHo, N.Y.C.
Ms. Gorrick is an elected artist at the Mystic Art Center and the Essex Art Association. She is a member of the Ct. Plein Air Painters Society and the Lyme Art Association. Working in oils and watercolors, landscapes are the artist's favorite subject matter. 1
- Biography information for Dianne Gorrick from her website.