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James painting “Barred Owl” was selected to the 5th Annual Juried Highlands Art and Photography exhibition will feature a selection of works featuring landscapes, flora, fauna, natural, cultural and/or historic resources of the Highlands of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut. For more information on the show please visit www.morrismuseum.org
Award Winners for 2017 AFC Exhibit
Vancouver, BC CANADA - August 26, 2017 - Artists for Conservation (AFC) is pleased to announce the award winners of the tenth annual AFC Exhibit to be held this fall in Vancouver, BC. The awards include five AFC Medals of Excellence, which recognizes at least five outstanding artworks in the exhibit, and an Environmental Statement Award. AFC has also created a new Best in Show Award this year, in recognition of the highest scoring artwork by the jury panel in the annual exhibit. James Fiorentino for his painting, “Portait of a Bighorn Sheep”
latino sports mvp - July 2017
James created a painting of Cardinals All Star Catcher Yadier Molina to celebrate his Latino MVP award through Latino Sports. The original artwork was given to Yadier at Citi Field when he was in town to play the New York Mets. James has painted many legendary players for Latino Sports over the past ten years.
Larry Holmes Heart of a Legend Golf Outing-July 2017
This 30 x 40 original painting was created for Larry Holmes celebrating the heavyweight Champs career. Limited edition signed giclees are available to benefit his Heart of a Legend charity. I unveiled this at Larry's home at their annual golf outing.
The Raptor Trust of New Jersey -The Len Soucy Memorial Lecture Series
Pulitzer-Prize nominated author, conservationist and ornithologist Scott Weidensaul spoke on the migration of Snowy Owls on the East Coat of North America. A founder of Project SNOWstorm which tracks Snowy Owls, James created a painting to help raise money for the Raptor Trust. Once of the owls, Amishtown was featured in the painting which was created into thirty limited edition giclees signed by James and Scott.
Hanging out with Al Roker -May 2017
Had a chance to meet Al Roker at his office in 30 Rock. I presented him with an original painting of himself with his rescue dog Pepper. The artwork will go into a book on amazing rescue animals and their owners stories. All profits from the books sales will be dedicated to helping homeless animals worldwide.
The Society Of Animal Artists
I have been selected to participate in my third Annual Exhibition with the Society of Animal Artists and have been promoted to Signature status. My "Lined Seahorse" original will be in display this Fall at the Hiram Blauvelt Art Museum in Oradell, New Jersey.
My 9 x 12 original, “Brown Bear Fishing” will be featured at The Nature Art Museum in Gloucester , England this Summer through the Society of Animal Artists Members show and sale.
I am also very proud to announce my painting “ Portrait of a Bighorn Sheep” will be on display at the Trailside Galleries in Jackson, Wyoming August 1-31, 2017.