Laura Fantini is a hyper-realistic minimalist artist living and working in both Brooklyn, NY, and Bologna, Italy. She graduated from the Liceo Artistico and Accademia di Belle Arti in Bologna, her hometown. She was selected by Profilo d’Arte – Banca Profilo among the most interesting emerging Italian artists. Her many exhibitions include those at the Museo della Permanente in Milan and Galleria Forni in Bologna, at the Staten Island Museum in New York, at the Schweinfurth Art Center in Auburn, at the National Museum José Malhoa in Portugal, Denise Bibro Fine Arts and Queens Botanical Garden in New York, among others.
Fantini has won various awards including First Prize in the First Annual Sylvia Glesmann Floral Exhibition and the Jane Peterson Memorial Award at the Salmagundi Club in New York. She also received The Canson Paper Award for Excellence and the Award for Exceptional Merit from the Colored Pencil Society of America.
Learn more about Laura Fantini on her website: laurafantini.com