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Esther Garcia Eder
Boston, MA

About the Artist

Esther was born in Buenos Aires Argentina, and studied painting as a young woman under renowned Argentine painter "Emilio Petorutti":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emilio_Pettoruti. At 24 she moved to the United States, married, and raised seven children. She returned to painting full time in 1980 and since then she has lived and worked in Boston for many years, and has studios in Boston and Vinalhaven Maine.

Esther has shown and continues to show her work in France, Maine, and Boston. Esther participated in the 2003 Florence Biennale and her work is in the collections of the Rose Museum…

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About the Artist

Esther was born in Buenos Aires Argentina, and studied painting as a young woman under renowned Argentine painter "Emilio Petorutti":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emilio_Pettoruti. At 24 she moved to the United States, married, and raised seven children. She returned to painting full time in 1980 and since then she has lived and worked in Boston for many years, and has studios in Boston and Vinalhaven Maine.

Esther has shown and continues to show her work in France, Maine, and Boston. Esther participated in the 2003 Florence Biennale and her work is in the collections of the Rose Museum at Brandeis University, at the Morrison Library Print Collection at UC Berkeley in Berkeley California, The Print Collection at the Boston Public Library, and the Art Institute Collection in Savannah, Georgia. Esther is represented in many private collections in the United States, Argentina and Europe. Her most recent exhibitions have been in the Inter American Cultural Center (Villa Victoria) in Boston, at the Gallerie Claire de Villaret in Paris and at the New Era Gallery in Maine.

Artist’s Work

Nude with blue background
Esther garcia eder

Blue Nude

By Esther Garcia Eder

Three dancers
Esther garcia eder

Three Dancers

By Esther Garcia Eder

Napa vineyard
Esther garcia eder

Napa Vineyard

By Esther Garcia Eder

Duo
Astronaut monotype
Esther garcia eder

Astronaut - monotype

By Esther Garcia Eder

Nude
Field of flowers
Esther garcia eder

Field of Flowers

By Esther Garcia Eder

Selected Exhibitions

  • Arts Walk SOWA | SOWA Open Studios
    Boston, MA, 2010
  • New Era Gallery
    Vinalhaven, ME, 2010
  • Site Specific, Art Installation event. Plexi Sail Living Seascape
    Vinalhaven, ME, 2009
  • "Southern Star" Solo show, paintings and works on plexi. Latin American Cultural Center, IBA
    Boston, MA, 2009

Press and Accolades

  • Citation for contribution to Latin American Arts from the Governor of Rhode Island, Lincoln Chafee
    2011
  • Grant, First Night Boston
    1989, 1990, 1991

Education

  • CUNY, B.A. in Fine Arts
    New York, NY,1984 
  • Camden Art Institute, 2 year painting and life drawing program
    Camden, UK,1974 
  • NYU, French Literature
    New York, NY