Alba Roses No. 2, oil on linen panel, 14in h x 15in w
Paul Baldassini has been working with graphic images for over 40 years. He has a reputation for producing quality products through a combination of materials, technical competence in pigments and brushwork, originality and attention to the nuances and aspects of light, color, design and composition. A native of Quincy, MA, Paul owned and managed Paul Baldassini Graphic Design in Boston’s Back Bay. For over 20 years, his creative team provided graphic design and advertising services to corporate, private and non-profit clients.
His dedicated study of 16th century and other master painters, combined with his vast knowledge of modern painting techniques and digital tools, results in contemporary realist paintings that appeal to art collectors who appreciate both how a painting is created and the natural beauty of the subject portrayed in a painting. Through discipline and assiduous study of people, objects and their settings, Paul attends to details that give his paintings a mannered, but nonetheless, arresting quality.
Paul has a BFA in Illustration/Graphic Arts from Mass. College of Art, Boston and is a Signature Member of the New England Watercolor Society).
Paul resides in Middletown, Connecticut with his wife and daughter.
Showings and Commendations
• International Artist magazine February/March 2015 “Florals and Gardens” Award Winner
• The Artist’s magazine March 2015 “Over 60” Competition Award Winner
• Guild of Boston Artists, Newbury Street, Boston — Group show
• “The Face of America” traveling show that included work by Andrew Wyeth, Philip Pearlstein, Red Grooms, Charles Reid among others.