With a BA degree
in Art Education, Manny taught art in social rehabilitation programs
in New Jersey, Maryland and Maine. He loves to paint outdoors,
in the plein air tradition.
in my paintings how light affects the color, atmosphere and mood
found outdoors on site becomes an alluring challenge to me as
a watercolorist. Watercolor's transparency, subtile and gentle
effects can produce a creative expression that's unique and captivating."
Now retired, Manny
has exhibited in many and various art events over the past few
years as he and his wife travel throughout the country in an
RV, wintering in Florida and spending summers in Maine.
His watercolor View
From Table Rock took second place in the International Plein
Air Paint Out competition held in Niagara Falls, Ontario in September
His art pieces are
in private and corporate collections throughout this country,
Canada and Australia.
Manny holds membership
in such art organizations at the Plein Air Painters of the Jersey
Coast, Florida Plein Air, Palm Beach Watercolor Society (FL),
Delray Art League (FL), San Antonio Watercolor Group, International
Plein Air Painters (Ontario) and Coastal Fine Art Alliance of
He is currently represented
by the Frederick Gallery, Spring Lake, NJ and
Work of Hands Artist Gallery, Winter Harbor, Maine.
Bar Harbor, Maine
"Cristobal Visits Schoodic" 12x20" watercolor
"Gallagher's View" - 10x15" watercolor
"Raccoon Cove, Lamoine" - 14x24" watercolor
"Twilight Ellsworth Harbor" - 11x14" watercolor