Paula Wilson was born in Chicago in 1975 and graduated from Columbia University with a MFA in Visual Arts in 2005. Her solo show, "Paintings and Drawings from the Hanno Valley" at Galleria Suzy Shammah in Milan, Italy, presented paintings informed by printmaking, drawing, oil painting and video. She has exhibited at Zacheta National Gallery of Art in Warsaw, Poland, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, Fred Snitzer Gallery, Miami, the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, and Kantor / Feuer Gallery, New York. She has been awarded residencies at the Vermont Studio Center and the Giverny Residency from the Art Production Fund in Giverny, France.
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