Samantha Amoroso Figurative Charcoal Drawing "Soft Shadows," 2021
Samantha Amoroso (Cincinnati/New York, born 1993)
Soft Shadows, 2021
Charcoal drawing on paper
Signed and dated to the lower left
Includes certificate of authenticity
Samantha Amoroso, born in Long Island, New York, graduated from Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts in 2015, receiving her BFA in Painting. Following graduation, she attended a one-month residency at Vermont Studio Center, began working as an open figure drawing instructor at the LACFA, and assisted with the installation and curation of shows at the Lyme Art Association. In 2016, Amoroso accepted a full scholarship to pursue her MFA at the University of Cincinnati. As of December 2018, Amoroso received her Masters in Fine Arts, exhibiting her thesis show Luckily, She Was Dreaming, at the Contemporary Art Center (CAC) in downtown Cincinnati. Upon graduating, she began teaching undergraduate classes the following spring semester at UC in the School of Art and School of Design. In addition to teaching, she has continued to show her work in both group and solo exhibitions in the Cincinnati area, including Clay Press Street Gallery, Studio X, and Sharonville Cultural Art Center.
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- measures frame; sight measures 17.25" W x 23.25" H.