Ron Pruett

My interest in art began in childhood when I painted in oils with my artist mother. But this motive was put aside for decades while I pursued a dedication as a retina (eye) surgeon, teacher and researcher at Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary. My second professional activity has been as a contemporary impressionist artist on…

Isabelle Peabody

Someone once said to me “paint like it’s your last time.” That statement has always stayed with me and has helped me grow as an artist. When I approach my work with the understanding that it could be the last painting I’ll ever do, I let go. And in the process of letting go, I…

Martin Lian

Currently, my work is a reflection of seascapes, landscapes and other subjects unique to New England. I have a BFA in photography from the Philadelphia College of Art and a EdM in Media Technology from Boston University. As a member of the Beverly Guild of Artists, I have been fortunate to display photograph, mixed media,…

Olivia Boi

I am currently painting shapes with layers of colorful past life underneath them. There are explanations of the figure, landscapes, interior worlds and subconscious relief in the series. I generate structure out of the impulsiveness of repetition, decision, imbalance, and security. Particular, intentional use of gestures and colors correspond with certain emotions. I strive to…

Victoria Hautala

Victoria Hautala comes from a long line of artists and craftspeople. Working in various mediums, theses creative souls have inspired a lifelong appreciation of art and of all things handmade. Her art is informed by a degree in studio art and her past career which included several aspects of theatre production. Primarily a painter of…

Janel Houton

I paint and draw nature, landscape and animal themes using acrylics, and other wet and dry media. After initial studies of Art History and Historic Preservation, and nearly ten years living and working in Japan, I returned to Massachusetts and studied studio art at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts School in 2008. Now my interest…

Art by Picks

  Nick Pinciaro (aka Art by Picks) is a 22-year old artist who has a unique style. He graduated from Endicott College in 2015 with a degree in sports management. He found a passion for painting after taking a few art courses in college. The mediums most often used in his pieces are acrylics and…

Constance Festo Lafond

Spacial relationships and composition are the filters that I look through. They inform my work & my appreciation of the art I see in life. My artistic expression is one of a flattened perspective, highlighting spacial relationships & color. Lately I have been using prints of my watercolors to express myself in a new and…

George Martin

Born in Massachusetts in 1951, an award-winning painter who resides on the North Shore. The partnership between art and nature has been a central theme throughout my life. Influenced by representational and impressionist styles, my landscapes and other subjects are painted from life, memory and personal references. Plein air painting restores my passion for nature and awakens each…

Andrew Houle

Artist Statement: Andrew Houle has lived in Beverly, MA since graduating from Montserrat College of Art in the year 2000. While studying primarily illustration, a love for oil painting co-existed throughout his formative years, leading to a split body of professional work with a career in comic books and also exhibiting in galleries. Houle shifted…