About the artist

Jill DeFelice is a ‘jack of all trades’. She is a wife and mother of two grown boys. She had a brief career as a paralegal, then went back to school for her B.S.Ed. while living overseas. She taught at the Anglo-American School of Moscow and is a published author. She recently relocated back to the USA after more than twenty years overseas in Russia, Poland and China.

Jill is primarily a self-taught artist. She first started painting in 2001 with Russian impressionist Valery Gueraskevich. In 2003 she relocated to Hong Kong and China where she continued her painting with local Chinese and visiting International artists. She is an associate member of Oil Painters of America. Her works are in private and corporate collections around the world including New York, London, Brisbane, Hong Kong and Toronto.

Exhibitions:
NOV 2018                Solo Exhibition                                    Village Gallery, Millville, NJ
OCT 2018                Solo Exhibition                                    Ocean County Library: Barnegat, NJ
MAY/JUN 2018       Solo Exhibition                                   Ocean County Liibrary: Little Egg Harbor, NJ
APR 2018                Atlantic City Art Garage                   Noyes/Stockton Art Museum
JAN – MAR 2018    Jill DeFelice/Glenys Baulderstone  Latino Flavor Grille, Manahawkin, NJ
JUN-SEPT 2017     StudioYu Exhibition                          Princeton Abbey
MAR/APR 2017     Solo Exhibition                                   Ocean County Library: Little Egg  Harbor, NJ
FEB/MAR 2017      Studio Yu Exhibition                        Unionville Vineyards, Ringoes, NJ
SEP 2016                 Solo Exhibition                                   Ocean County Library: Lacey Twp, NJ
JUL/AUG 2016       Solo Exhibition                                   Ocean County Library: Barnegat, NJ
JUN 2016                Solo Exhibition                                   Ocean County Library: Waretown, NJ
JAN 2016                Solo Exhibition                                   Pine Shores Art Association,  Manahawkin, NJ
APR 2010               Jill DeFelice/Pamela Larsen            TangNing Gallery, Guangzhou, PRC
MAY 2009              Yishu Studio  Show                            Guangzhou, PRC
NOV 2008              Yishu Studio  Show                             Central Parkview, Guangzhou, PRC
MAY 2007              Colors Studio Show                            Stanley, Hong Kong
NOV 2006              Artists Abroad Exhibition                Hong Kong City Hall
AWARDS & JURIED SHOWS
APR 2018                                      Noyes Museum: Art Garage
SEP 2017                                       Viking Village, Barnegat Light, NJ
AUG 2017                                     Ocean City Boardwalk Juried Show
JUL 2017                                        Harvey Cedars Art Show, Harvey Cedars, NJ
UN 2017                                       APAC Art Exhibition, Avalon, NJ
MAY 2017                                     Viking Village, Barnegat Light, NJ
MAY 2017                                     Judges Award, Pine Shores Art Association Spring Show
NOV 2016                                     Merit Award, Pine Shores Art Association Fall Show
May 2015                                     Franken Frames Award, Pine Shores Art Association Spring Show