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James C Varnum

Newton, MA

I am an experimental watercolor painter. I studied art in both Boston and San Francisco, and hold a B.F.A. from the San Francisco Art Institute. My paintings are combinations of layered colors, movements, textures, and lines/marks on traditional watercolor papers and on substrates such as Yupo and Terra-Skin. 

 Recent Awards:

Juror’s Award for “Release,” Concord Art, 2018 Members Juried I Exhibit.

Best Abstract, for “Global Warming,” Cape Cod Art Association’s National Show.

2nd Prize for “Mythic Mood,” Newton Art Association’s 2017, Annual Awards Show.

2nd Prize for “Dream Catcher,” New England Watercolor Society’s 2017 New England Regional Juried Show.

 Upcoming Small Group Exhibits in 2018:

Synaesthesia; Abstract Art and Writing, at Beacon Gallery in SoWa, Boston in June and July.  

Solo Show: Terrain, at NewTV, Newton, in October and November

Small Group Show: Nature & Vitality, at Beacon Gallery in SoWa, Boston in November and December

Holiday Small Works 2018, Copley Society of Art, Boston, until December 23

New Member Show, Copley Society of Art, Boston, opening January 10,2019


Website: JCVarnumArt.com
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