Born in Newark, New Jersey Jennifer Pazienza received a doctorate in art education from Pennsylvania State University in 1989 where she also earned a minor in painting having studied with Richard Mayhew. She moved to Canada the same year and was a professor of art education at the University of New Brunswick until her retirement in 2014. Throughout she maintained a practice painting from her beloved home and studio on Keswick Ridge where she lives with her husband Gerry Clarke and their dog Mela.
An award-winning painter and educator, her work has been exhibited in solo and group shows in Canada, the United States and Italy. Jennifer’s paintings reside in permanent, public and private collections in Canada, the US and Europe. Of particular note, Musée des beaux-arts Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, NB, McCain Corporation, Florenceville, NB, White Plains Hospital, White Plains, NY and Misterbianco, Sicily. Jennifer Pazienza is represented by Spicer Merrifield Gallery in Saint John, NB and Alex Ferrone Gallery, Long Island, NY.
Established in 1976, Gallery 78 represents artworks of established and emerging Atlantic Canadian artists.
We are pleased to provide a range of fine art services including art consultation, framing, in-home trials, delivery, installation, shipping, and payment plans.
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