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Artist Biography
Carol Edelson devotes most of her creative time to landscape painting. Her chosen subjects, coastal New England and the Hudson River Valley, provide the inspiration that resonates from her work. The artist makes her home in Ardsley-on-Hudson, New York and travels several times a year to New England and Europe.
Ms. Edelson graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Cooper Union in New York City. She subsequently studied at the State University of New York, Purchase and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. The artist began her career as a book and graphic designer. She then became a creative director in a New York publishing firm. In 1991 she left publishing to concentrate completely on painting.
Ms. Edelson has exhibited widely in solo and group shows in the New York metropolitan area, New England and Philadelphia. She works in both oil and pastel mediums and is a member of the Pastel Society of America. She has also enjoyed the opportunity to curate many shows in the greater New York area.
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