Ester Curini and her painting "Standing Tall".
BORN

1964 Casale Monferrato, Italy
Currently Resides in New York, NY


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017
Endangered: New Paintings, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
2014
New Paintings, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
2012
Eye to Eye, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY


GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2016
Art Miami, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, Miami, FL
Observation/Reference/Gesture, Ringling College of Art and Design Galleries, Sarasota, FL 
New Paintings: A Gallery Group Exhibition, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York
The Rainbow Room: Summer Group Exhibition, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York
2015
Summer Group Exhibition, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York
True Colors, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery
Barely Imagined Beings, Proto Gallery, Hoboken, NJ; NJCU Art Gallery, Jersey City, NJ
2014
Context Art Miami¸ Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, Miami, FLWinter White, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
Small Works, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
2013
Summer Sights, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
Valentine, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York
2012
Photorealism, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, Canada
All In, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York
2011
Stand Still, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York
National Arts Club, New York.
2010
Four Painters, Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery, New York.
Summer Sweet, Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery, New York.
Expansion, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York
2009
Summer Views, Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery, New York.
Small Paintings from Around the World, Part II, Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery, New York.
2008
80th Grand National Exhibition, American Artists Professional League, New York.
2007
54th Annual, National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic, New York.
79th Grand National Exhibition, American Artists Professional League, New York.
2005
92nd Annual Exhibition, Allied Artists of America, Inc., New York.
77th Annual Exhibition, The American Artists Professional League, Inc. New York.
52nd Annual National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic, New York.
Assemblage, Collage, Construction, Gallery 402, OIA, New York.


AWARDS

2012
Wildlife Competition, International Artist Magazine, Finalist.
2011
ArtSlant.com, 5th Showcase Winner
2007
79th Grand National Exhibition of the American Artists Professional League, New York, Honorable Mention.
The Artist's Magazine 24th Annual Art Competition: Finalist.
2005
National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic. Elsie Ject-Key Award, Salmagundi Club, New York.
The American Artist Professional League. The Salmagundi Club Award. Salmagundi Club, New York


BIBLIOGRAPHY
2017
Cutler, Jody B. "Zootropia: Recent Shows," Art Live from New York, March 12.
Webster, Andrew. "Little Red Riding Hood Was a Liar, " Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine, March 2.
Ochman, B.L. “Endangered Series Inspired By and Devoted to Wolves”, What's Next Blog.
Curini, Ester. “Gone But Not Forgotten - OR4 in NYC”, Oregon Wild, Feb 16.
“Inner Spirit”, American Art Collector, 64-65.

2015
Dillon, Stephen. “Editorial: The New Photorealist,” Artsy.net, June 1.
2014
Press, Marina. Ester Curini: New Paintings. Exhibition Catalogue, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery: New York.
Press, Marina. “Ester Curini”, Poets and Artist’s Magazine: Love Issue, March.
2013 Akthar, Dee. “Wild Thing”, Wall Street International, September.
“Editorial: 10 Masters of Photorealism”, Artsy.net, September 16.
2013
"10 Masters of Photorealism", Editorial by ARTSY.net
2012
"Cover: painting by Ester Curini”, Poets and Artists Magazine, December.
Ochman, B.L. “More Great Paintings from Photorealist Ester Curini’s Solo Show”, PawFun.com¸ March 3.
Villareal, Ignacio. “Bernarducci Meisel Gallery”, ArtDaily. org, March 1.
Ochman, B.L. “Photorealist Painter Ester Curini Show, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery”, PawFun.com, Feb. 3.
Press, Marina. Ester Curini: Eye to Eye. Bernarducci Meisel Gallery Exhibition Catalog.
“Ester Curini’s Jane Doe”, International Artist Magazine, January.
2008
Artists Magazine, March 2008, “Artist of the month: Ester Curini”.
Millionaire Magazine, Feb. 2008, “E’ gattomania”.
2007
The Artists Magazine, Dec. 2007, “The Year’s Best Art”.
2006
Ti presento il gatto, Oct. 2006, “Donne, gatti e fantasia”.
Creare con Casaviva, Jan. 2006, “Un fantastico siamese grigio e miele”.
2004
Creare con Casaviva, May 2004, “Gatti di sasso che sembrano veri”.
2003
Gatto Magazine, Nov. 2003, “Passione gatto”.

Ester Curini and her painting "Standing Tall".