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Elissa Prystauk


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Biography

Elissa Prystauk is an international multi-award winning impressionist painter working in pastel and oil. She has been featured this year in the Daily Record and The Herald News. Her work has recently appeared at an invitational show in Taiwan, an award at the Art du Pastel art show in Giverny, France, and Eastern Shore Art show in Alabama, which she won an Award of Merit. Her work has also appeared at the Cropsey Museum in Hudson Valley, and at the Huntderton, Monmouth and Morris Museums in New Jersey.

She is the recipient of the AAPL Medal of Honor at the 76th Grand National Exhibition in New York City. She spoke on a four-artist panel on “Artists Talk on Art” at the School of Visual Arts in NYC longest-running panel series in the history of art.

Her pastel and oil paintings have also been featured in The Best of Oil Painting from Northlight books, Rockport publishers, L’Art du Pastel en France/ The Art of Pastel, National Taiwan Arts/International Pastel Artists, Savvy Living magazine, Morris Magazine, and cover of the state New Jersey Calendar.

Elissa is an artist member of the Salmagundi Club, a signature member of the Pastel Society of America as well as board of directors, a full member of Catharine Lorillard Wolfe and a Fellow of the American Artist Professional League, as well as a member of the Hudson Valley Art Association in New York, all juried art clubs.

A New Jersey native, Elissa received her BFA from Rutgers University and continued her studies at Urbino University in Italy, the Newark School of Fine and Industrial Art, School of Visual Arts in New York, and Brooklyn Art Museum.

Her work can be found in numerous private, corporate and collegiate collections.

Represented by four art galleries. Elissa is listed in Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Art,Who’s Who in American Women and Who’s Who in the World.

Contact
Elissa Prystauk, PSA
20 Knox Hill Road
Morristown NJ 07960-3502
USA
 
Phone: 973-292-2445
email: EPrystauk@aol.com
Website: www.elissaprystauk.com

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