Originally from Spain, Lana Privitera graduated in 1983 from the Fine Arts School of Zaragoza, where she majored in Fashion Design and Art History. After working in Advertising for a few years, she moved to the USA in the early 1990s.
After a long hiatus, she returned to painting watercolors again in 2014. focusing this time in highly realistic Still Lifes. In the last couple of years, her large watercolors have been accepted and exhibited in numerous USA and International competitions, winning top awards in a number of them.
Mrs. Privitera is currently a Signature Member of the National Watercolor Society (NWS); the Northeast Watercolor Society (NEWS); the Philadelphia Watercolor Society (PWCS); the Central New York Watercolor Society (CNYWCS); a Fellow of the American Artist Professional League (AAPL) and an Elected Member of the Audubon Artists Inc.
She's represented in Spain by the prestigious gallery "A del Arte" in Zaragoza,
Mrs. Privitera has been an Art educator for over 15 years and it's currently an Art Instructor at the Wallkill River school of Art in Montgomery, NY.
She also conducts Demos and teaches Realistic Watercolor workshops in the USA as well as internationally. To find out about availability, please contact her at
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