Artist Resume

ARTIST STATEMENT

Tara Catalano is an emerging artist working primarily in acrylic paint. Her unique style employs bold colors and deep texture in an expressive manner. Emotionally charged, her large abstractions depict her inner journey of transformation and empowerment. Her delicate artistic footprint and success continues to fuel her passion in connecting to galleries and artist opportunities.

GALLERY REPRESENTATION:

Art Qwest Gallery, 7609 E Pinnacle Peak, Scottsdale, AZ 85255, (602) 422-9855
Casa de Artistes, 7058 E Main St., Scottsdale, AZ 85251, (480) 423-1777

PARTNERSHIPS:


EXHIBITIONS

2021 - Portland on the Park Collection/Artlink - Exhibiting Artist - Phoenix, AZ
2020 - Portland on the Park Collection/Artlink - Exhibiting Artist - Phoenix, AZ 2019 - Art Qwest Fine Art and Custom Framing - Exhibiting Artist - Scottsdale, AZ
2019 - Casa de Artistas Art Gallery - Exhibiting Artist - Scottsdale, AZ
2019 - Sedona Arts Festival - Participating Artist - Sedona, AZ
2019 - Mini Masterpieces - Group Exhibition - Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ 2018 - StorePoint Retail
2018 - Artist Residence - Scottsdale, AZ
2018 - StorePoint Retail
2018 - Artist Residence - Nashville, TN
2018 - We Believe - Group Exhibition - Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ
2018 - Artist Showcase circuit - Pita Jungle, Phoenix Metropolitan area
2015 - Tiny Works, Tiny Dances - Group Exhibition - Gallery {9}, Phoenix, AZ 2015 - Artist Showcase - Sutra Midtown Yoga Studio, Phoenix, AZ
2015 - Artist Showcase - 180 Degrees Automotive, Phoenix, AZ
2015 - Artist Showcase - Joyful Yoga Studio, Tempe, AZ
2016 - Artist Showcase - Salon D'Shayn, Scottsdale, AZ
2014 - Artist Showcase - Laughing Buddha Yoga Studio, Tempe, AZ
2013 - Meditations - Group Exhibition - Phoenix Center for the Arts, Phoenix, AZ 2012 - New Beginnings - Solo Exhibition - Inspiridor, Chandler AZ
2008 - Go Red for Women - Group Exhibition, Art on Boston, Chandler, AZ

SPECIAL PROJECT StorePoint Retail 2018 - Scottsdale, AZ and Nashville, TN

Artitalia Group Inc, a Canadian design and manufacturing leader, chose Tara to support and deliver their corporate presentation at two StoreFront Retail conferences. Artitalia's mission statement was "Finding the Art in Everything". Tara's live painting and artistry connected visual aesthetics, movement and emotion to retail design and manufacturing. Her paintings were celebrated and auctioned to select StoreFront Retail participants.

COLLECTIONS:

Paintings are held in numerous private collections throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Science in Fine Arts, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Digital Art Diploma - The Art Institute, Chandler, AZ