b. 1976, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Carlo Russo, born in 1976, is based in Philadelphia where he maintains a studio and teaches oil painting. He is a graduate of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts where he won several awards for his work. He was also a fellow at the Hudson River School for Landscape in 2008. While known mainly for his still life paintings he works in the figurative and landscape genres as well and his paintings appear in numerous private collections in the United States and abroad.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2012, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006
F.A.N. GALLERY | Philadelphia, PA 

Awards

2008
Hudson River School for Landscape | Full Scholarship | Hunter, NY

2003
Arthur Decosta Painting Prize
Don Sabath Award
Eleanor Grey Price for Still Life (Special Notice)
Thoron Prize (Special Notice)
Violetta De Mazia Memorial Scholarship

2000 American Artist Fund Scholarship

Publications
American Painting Video Magazine | Spring Issue 2010
Color for Painters | by Al Gury | Published by Watson Guptill | 2010 
American Art Collector | June 2007 & November 2006 
Broad Street Review | 2012, 2010, 2009, 2007

Teaching
Private Studio Instruction | 2008 - Present
Woodmere Art Museum | 2006 - Present
Antonelli Institute | 2006
The Schuylkill Academy | 2005
Abington Art Center | 2004 - 2005

As Guest Instructor

2012
Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art | 3 Day still life workshop | Los Angeles, CA
Studio Incamminati | 5 day still life workshop | Philadelphia, PA

2011
Long Island Academy of Fine Art | Long Island Academy of Fine Art | 5 day still life workshop | Glen Cove, NY 
Studio Incamminati | 5 day still life workshop | Philadelphia, PA

2006 | Stone Ridge Farm | 3 day still life workshop | Bucks County, PA

2005 | The Art League | Still life workshop | Philadelphia, PA

Education

2004 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts | Certificate in Painting

2000Art Institute of Philadelphia | A.A. Fashion Design

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012
The Aesthetic Moment: The Art of Still Life | Delaware Museum of Art | Wilminton, DE
Labapalooza | Cold Spring Harbor, NY

2011
U.S. Artists Annual Exhibition | Philadelphia, PA
Wendt Gallery | Laguna Beach, CA

2010 | Anderson Fine Art Gallery | St. Simons Island, GA

2009
Meyer Gallery | Santa Fe, NM
Anderson Fine Art Gallery | St. Simons Island, GA

2008 U.S. Artists Annual Exhibition | Philadelphia, PA

2007
U.S. Artists Annual Exhibition | Philadelphia, PA
Anderson Fine Art Gallery | St. Simons Island, GA

2006
U.S. Artists Annual Exhibition | Philadelphia, PA
Treetops to Tabletops | Anderson Fine Art Gallery | St. Simons Island, GA

2005
U.S. Artists Annual Exhibition | Philadelphia, PA
2 Person Show | Gallery 22 | Philadelphia, PA
New Directions | Hoorn-Ashby Gallery | New York City
Local Landscapes | Grenning Gallery | Sag Harbor, NY
F.A.N Gallery | Philadelphia, PA

2004
Grenning Gallery | Sag Harbor, NY
Annual Student Exhibition | Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts | Philadelphia, PA
Signs of Spring | Grenning Gallery | Sag Harhor, NY
Emerging Artist's Show | Artist's House Gallery | Philadelphia, PA

2003 Annual Student Exhibition | Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts | Philadelphia, PA

2000 | Salmagundi Club | NYC