We are glad to announce Hilary Robin McCarthy as a finalist of The Art Sprinter Emerging Jewish Artists Awards. Together with nine other contest finalists, she will exhibit her artworks in One Art Space gallery on June 3, 2015. Also, Hilary will be interviewed for the contest’s website and featured in the 2015 Art Sprinter Catalog. If you are interested (or know any artists that might be interested) in submitting artworks for The Art Sprinter Awards, please apply at TheArtSprinter.com/Participate. The deadline for week #8 submissions is Sunday, April 19, 2015.
Born in Vernon, Connecticut, Hilary earned her MFA in painting at New York Academy of Art in Manhattan and studied additionally at The University of Hartford Art School, Richmond University in London, England, Rhode Island School of Design and the The Art Students League of New York. She has studied with Vincent Disiderio, Eric Fischl and Jenny Saville as well as worked as an artist’s assistant to Jeff Koons. To date, she’s had over twenty exhibitions including a painting sold at Take Home A Nude at Sotheby’s in Manhattan. She currently works and resides in New York City.