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Caitlin Southwick

Open for commission inquiries- see contact page for details

Caitlin Southwick is a contemporary painter who lives and works in Newton, Massachusetts. She works primarily in oil paint, however she likes to take a multidisciplinary approach to any given project and often implements acrylic and watercolor into her practice as well. She loves painting primarily figures and portraits with exaggerated contrast.Her work is characterized by brightly saturated colors, zoomed-in compositions, and shiny top coats.

 

Caitlin has dreamed of a career as a painter since she was three years old. When not painting, she can be found camping, growing houseplants, or hanging out with her rabbit, Scout. 

Education

Trinity College

BFA, Studio Arts and Sociology

Hartford, CT - September 2016-May 2020

University of the Arts London, Wimbledon College

Exchange Painting Term

London, England - September 2018-December 2018

University of Georgia, Cortona

Exchange Painting Term

Cortona, Tuscany, Italy - June 2018-August 2018

Exhibitions

2022

Group, Newton Now, Nearby Gallery - Newton, MA

2022

Solo, Caitlin Southwick, Redi Dispensary - Newton, MA

2019

Group, Studio Arts Annual, Widener Gallery - Hartford, CT

2018

Group, La Mostra, UGA Cortona - Cortona, Italy

2017

Group, Studio Arts Annual, Widener Gallery - Hartford, CT

Publications

2022

"Community Features- Caitlin Southwick" Modern Renaissance Magazine

2019

"Artist Spotlight- Caitlin Southwick" Trinity Tripod