About Josephine Pititto
Josephine has a background in farming, building and also being a mother and grandmother.
Josephine enjoys working with different mediums - watercolours, oils, ink drawing on linen and paper and acrylic. From traditional to contemporary styles.
Josephine has received over 160 awards and has held exhibitions in Victoria, South Australia , overseas. She regularly participates in group exhibitions.
Josephine has held demonstrations at various art societies. In 2005 she was Artist in Residence in Italy. where she held classes and successfully exhibited. She was the finalist at the Alice Bale Works on Paper on several occasions and has had work and tutorials published in the Australian Artists magazine. ,work published in the " International Contemporary Masters volume VI" and in Germany's " Internationale Kunst Heute 2014 "
Her latest awards are:
2007 Best work on paper Ivanhoe Art Show
2007 1st prize watercolour at the Mt Waverley Art Show
2008 Highly commended award for contemporary art
2008 highly commended award at the Caulfield Society for the Arts
2009 The Bendigo art prize highly commended 2009 Finalist at the BSG Art prize .
-2001-Merit Award ,Ocean Grove Art Show .
2011- 1 st Prize King Valley art show for Watercolour
2011-1 st Prize Royal Melbourne show(mixed media)
2011- 1 st Prize for Drawing
2012 best in show RMS
1 st Prize RMS
2012 -1st Prize King Valley Art show
2012 BSG Drawing Group Exhibition
2013 -Best Oil Woodend art show
2014-SPecial Award -Sorrento Art show
2014 BEst Drawing Warranwood art show
Josephine's paintings are held in collections in France, Italy, America, South Africa and Australia,
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