Esther Garcia Eder

Esther Garcia Eder

Esther Garcia Eder was born in Buenos Aires. She studied painting as a young woman under renowned Argentine painter Emilio Petorutti. At 24 she moved to the United States, married and raised seven children. She returned to painting full time in 1980 and since then has painted from her studios in Boston and Vinalhaven, ME. Her work has been exhibited in the U.S. and France.

 
Education
Four years of private study with Emilio Perorutti,
Buenos Aires, Argentina
CUNY, Bachelor of Fine Arts
New York University, French Literature
Art Student's League, New York Ciry, Individual Study
Camden Art Institute, London, England.
Two year painting and life drawing
Selected Exhibitions
2004
Group Show, Fog Gallery, Vinalhaven, ME
Group Show, Nan Mulford Gallery, Rockland, ME
Inaugural Show, Center for Latin American Art, Boston, MA
2003
"Fourth International Biennial of Contemporary Art," Florence, Italy
"Drawing Project," Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
"New Work," New Era Gallery, Vinalhaven, ME
2002
"Inaugural," Gallery G., Boston, MA
"Latin American Artists," Fleet BAnk Headquarters, Boston, MA
"Site Specific," The Red Barn, Vinalhaven, ME
"Three Painters," Firehouse Gallery, Damariscotta, ME
2001
"Magic Realism II," Musee Adzak, Paris, France
"Work on Paper," Upstairs at Johnson,s Gallery, Boston, MA
"Three Painters," Fog Gallery, Vinalhaven, ME
2000
"Inside and Out" Arden Gallery, Boston, MA
"Two Painters" Massachusetts College of Art
(Esther Garcia Eder and Michael Eder featured on "The Connection" National Public Radio)
1999
"Maine Landscape," G. Watson Gallery, Stonington, ME
"Vinalhaven Landscape," Fog Gallery, Vinalhaven, ME
"Work on Paper" Upstairs at Johnson's Gallery, Boston, MA
"Form & Content," Hunter Insitute, Cambridge, MA
1998
"Joyous Visions," Arden Gallery, Boston, MA
"Watercolor and Prints," Upstairs at Johnson's Gallery, Boston, MA
"Island Painters," Fog Gallery, Vinalhaven, ME
1997
"Colors of the Spirit," Arden Gallery, Boston, MA
1996
Group Show, Fog Gallery, Vinalhaven, ME
Group Show, Between the Mews Gallery, Rockland, MA
1995
Solo Exhibition, Galerie Esclaramonde, Labaule, France
Solo Exhibition Arden Gallery, Boston, MA
Group Show, Galerie Esclaramonde, Labaule, France
Group Show, Lehman Hall, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
1994
"Reflejos," USES, Group Show, Boston, MA
Solo exhibitionm Arden Gallery, Boston, MA
Vinalhaven Press Print Show, Fog Gallery, Vinalhaven, ME
1993
Solo exhibitionm Arden Gallery, Boston, MA
Curator, "Pacha Mama," Mask Show, Children's Museum, Boston, MA
1992
Two-Person Show, Musee Adzak, Paris France
Solo Exhibition, Alliance Francaise, San Francisco, CA
Group Show, Fog Gallery, Vinalhaven, ME
1991
Solo Exhibition, Leverett House, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Creator/Designer,"The Wheel of Life," First Night Boston, Boston, MA

ESTHER GARCIA EDER

"Glorious - ecstatic - euphoric, life - enhancing. Just what the world needs."

John Russell, art critic New York Times