Laura Martinez-Bianco has lived her entire life in the Hudson Valley and has always appreciated and valued the beauty of its landscape. Her paintings are inspired by her surroundings, at home and abroad. Her work has spanned a variety of medium including pastel, oils, watercolors and printmaking while focusing on capturing the ever changing landscape. As a plein air painter she has studied the landscape and the changes that light and atmosphere play in the images she creates.
Small Works-Five Point Gallery, Torrington CT-2020
Fresh Snow-WAAM, Woodstock, NY-2020
Material World-WAAM, Woodstock, NY-2019
Mixmaster, Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT-2019
Members Juried Exhibit, The Barrett House Gallery, Poughkeepsie NY- 2019
Small Works Show, Mamaroneck Artists Guild, Larchmont, NY- 2018
Museum of Encaustic Arts, National Encaustic Exhibit, Santa Fe, NM-2018
National Pastel Exhibit, Shirt Factory Gallery, Glens Falls NY-2016
Biennial Tri-State Exhibit, The Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah NY-2009
People Choice Award-2019 Harford Plein Air Festival
Juror’s Award – 2018 Barrett House Members Show.
Juror’s Award – 2016 Adirondack National Pastel Exhibition
Outstanding Pastel – 2015 Adirondack Plein Air Festival