Tom Tartaglino Resume

Born 1956 in Heidelburg, Germany. Grew up in suburban Maryland, married and moved to Palmyra Virginia in 1979. Bought a house in the country to raise vegetables and children before attending Virginia Commonwealth University, receiving a BFA in 1994. Have worked as a studio artist and painting instructor since.


2002: Biennial 02 Peninsula Fine Arts Center Juried Show, Newport News VA,
Excellence in Painting Award
2002: Paintings from the Piedmont Juried Show: Charlottesville, VA, Achievement Award
2001: Art in the Park Juried Show: Staunton, VA, Fourth Place Award
2000: Paintings from the Piedmont Juried Show: Charlottesville, VA, Merit Award
1998: Staunton Augusta Art Center, Juried Regional Show: Staunton, VA, Merit Award
1997: Paintings from the Piedmont Juried Show: Charlottesville, VA, Achievement and Peoples Choice Awards.
1996: Albemarle Art Assoc. Juned Show: Greenwood, VA, Second Place Award.
1996: Uniquely Fredricksburg Juried Show: Fredricksburg, VA, Second Place Award.


Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA
County of Fluvanna, VA (by an anonymous donor)

Selected Notable Exhibits

2002: Images 2002 Regional Juried Show, State College, PA
2002: Realism 2002 National Juried Show, Parkersburg ,WVA
2001: Realism, Art of time and Placeí Nichols Gallery, Barboursville, VA
2001: Mortgage South, Palmyra, VA,
2000: Red Clay Survey Juried Show: Huntsville Museum, Huntsville, AL
1999: Rappahannock Regional Library-Salem Branch, Fredericksburg, VA, Solo Exhibit
1999: Paintings from the Piedmontí Juried Show, Charlottesville, VA
1998: Avalon Building, Laurel, MD, Solo Exhibit
1997: Parade of Homes Himes Contruction Co., Palmyra, VA, Solo Exhibit
1996: Rappahannock Regional Library- Main Branch, Fredricksburg, VA, Solo Exhibit
2007: "Interpretations of the James,", a Traveling Group Show touring Art Centers in Virginia
2009: Solo Exhibition, This Century Gallery, Williamsburg, VA
2009: Group Show, Joan Hisaka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC
2009: Group Show, NIH, Washington, DC

Relevant Education

1994: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, Bachelor of Fine Arts, in Painting and Printmaking