CunninghamFineArts.com: Bio

Ms. Cunningham is a painter and photographer.

Her oil paintings have been exhibited in shows and small museums throughout the United States. As a painter of contemporary realism, she paints the still life, landscape and wildlife of her travels. Her subjects range from the wilds of the Antarctic to the beauty of her local surroundings in Sonoma County, California. Her husband Russ is also a photographer who specializes in bird photography as well as travel photography. She is a member of the Salmagundi Club, New York City, the California Art Club, NOAPS, and OPA.

RESUME

"Ms. Cunningham’s work is"magical", — M. Stephen Doherty, Editor-in-Chief of American Artist Magazine and Watercolor Magazine

CURRENT WORKS ONLINE at www.CunninghamFineArts.com and at the Annual Thumbox Exhibit at the Salmagundi Club in New York City (5 paintings) and the California Art Club "Painting the L.A. Arboretum" through January 15, 2020

Museum Shows

Holter Museum of Art, Helena MT, Juror Gerald Peters Gerald Peters Gallery, Award
Bosque Conservatory of Fine Arts, National Exhibition, Texas, Award
Isabelle Anderson Comer Museum, National Exhibition, NY
Sonoma Museum of Visual Arts, Small Works
Sonoma Museum of Visual Arts, Group Show
Juried Member of the Salmagundi Club, New York City

A SELECTION OF SHOWS:,
California Art Club, Captured on Canvas: Painting the L.A. Arboretum, 2019
Salmagundi Club Annual Thumbox Show, 2019
Salmagundi Club Historic Black and White Show, 2018

Salmagundi Club Thumbox Show Nest Series, 2018
NOAPS International Fall Online Show 2016
Salmagundi 100th Anniversary Thumbox Show 2017 (Four Paintings)
American Women Artists 2017 National Online Show
Salmagundi Historic Black and White Exhibition2017 NYC

Salmagundi Radiant Still Life 2017 NYC
NOAPS International Fall Online Show for 2016
Salmagundi Thumb Box Christmas Show (3 paintings) 2016
American Artist Professional League's 88th National Exhibition, Salmagundi Club
National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society On-Line Show 2016

National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society International Competition 2016
Finalist The Artist Magazine Still Life Competition, chosen from 13,300 entries
Two Year National Tour for Paint the Parks: "Surging Heavenward" "First Flight"
National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society Best of America Touring Show 2012
California Art Club, "Mountainscapes", City Club, Pasadena, CA

Oil Painters of America, National Show, Zantman Gallery, Palm Desert, CA
Audubon Artists of America, Salmagundi Club, New York City, NY
Oil Painters of America Western Regional Show, New York City, NY
National Oil and Acrylic Painters’ Society, Group Show
Gallery West, Group Show, Alexandria, VA, Dr. Barbara Wolanin, Juror, Art Historian, Curator of Sumner Museum, Washington, D.C.

Sebastopol Center for the Arts, CA, Award, Juror Karen Tsujimoto, Sr. Curator of Art, Oakland Museum,
Sonoma County Wineries Foundation (SCA/Kunde)
Ridge Art Association, Florida, Juror, Daniel Stetson
Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Juror, John Ash
Hudson Valley Art Association, New York, New York

Fraser Gallery, Georgetown International Arts Competition, Washington, D.C.
Paint the Parks 2009, Nene Goose, Big Island, Hawaii
Paint the Parks, 2009, Tule Elk at Sunset, Point Reyes, California
Charlotte County Art Guild, Award, North Carolina, Juror, M. Stephen Doherty, Editor, American Artist Magazine
Allied Artists of America, Salmagundi Club, NY, NY

Sebastopol Center for the Arts, CA, Award
Sebastopol Center for the Arts, CA, Group Show
Chuck Levitan Christmas Exhibition, New York, NY, Juror Audrey Flack
National Arts for Parks, Finalist, Indian Head Waterfall, Yosemite National Park
Paint the Parks 2009, Tule Elk at Sunset, Point Reyes, CA