Regina Valluzzi - Fine Artist

Regina Valluzzi

Arlington, MA - United States

 
 
 

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Regina Valluzzi

Arlington, MA - United States

Regina Valluzzi - Fine Artist

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About Regina Valluzzi

Where are all the prints?! I've noticed some issues with cropping and color fidelity in some of my images, so I'm examining, correcting and updating them. Disabling the prints until each piece is examined ensures you get the best possible version and helps me keep track.

Visit The Nerdly Painter website for my Science Themed Art!


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Statement:
Art can illuminate even the most elusive and difficult to comprehend ideas. Scientific imagery can be as impenetrable as well as intriguing and beautiful. Analysis of many technical diagrams, presentations of data, and scientific images is a set of commonly accepted rules that are learned and internalized over years of study and publication. These rules and tightly codified visual metaphors help scientists communicate complex ideas mostly amongst themselves, but they could also become barriers to new ideas and insights.

Valluzzi's images are abstracted and diverged from the typical rules and symbols of scientific illustration and visualization, they provide an accessible window into the world of science for both scientists and non-scientists. Her approach is quite irreverent and mischievous.

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Short Bio
Dr. Valluzzi holds BS's in Materials Science (3) and in Humanities (21.6 - Music composition) with a minor in Visual Studies from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and a PhD in Polymer Science from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. While Dr. Valluzzi is better known for her work in protein biophysics and bionanotechnology, she has always pursued her love of art. She studied painting at the Museum of Fine Arts Museum School in Boston while simultaneously pursuing her degrees at MIT. The balance of her artistic training has been self-taught, through experiments with paint and painting materials and various lessons from her father, who was also a painter.

A number of her original pieces have been sold into private collections (email for a listing), and she has shown in juried, non-juried, and ad-hoc shows for over two decades.


Shows and Exhibits

BS in Humanities (Visual Art Minor) and BS in Material Science, MIT 1989
PhD Polymer Science UMass Amherst 1997

Solo Exhibitions 2011 – 2013
2014 Aesthetic Experiments Remis Gallery, Newbury, MA
2013 at Lifeyield, Boston
2012 “Insight and Allusion”, curated by john Quatrale, The Gallery at Athans Cafe, Brighton, MA
2012 at Crema in Harvard Square, Cambridge
2012 at Mullen, Boston
2010 at the Jam N' Java coffeehouse in Arlington MA

Other Exhibition Highlights 2011 – 2013
2013 Red Wall gallery, Contemporary Art Fair, Javits Center, NYC, NY
2013 “Unthemed and varied”, the Gallery at 100 Market Street, Portsmouth, NH
2013 Members Juried Show 1 and II, Newburyport Art Association, Newburyport, MA
2012 “Driven to Abstraction” 4 person show, Old Shwamb Mill, Arlington, MA, curated by Regina Valluzzi
2012- 2014 Mathematical Art exhibit at the Joint Mathematics Meeting (3x)
2012 'Glitz' National Group show, Annmarie Museum and Sculpture Garden, Solomons, MD
2012 'With the Other Eye', the Gallery at 100 Market Street, Portsmouth, NH
2012, 2013 WGBH Winter Art Auction
2011 '9x12', Ferencvarosi Pince Gallery, Budapest, curated by Beata Szechy
2011 'Identity', Brighton Allston Heritage Museum, curated by John Quatrale
2011 'Appearances', Provincetown Green Arts festival, curated by Dorothy Palanza
2011 Still Point 3, international show, Still Point online Art Gallery
2011 “Artists in the Arboretum” Harvard University's Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, MA
2011 Paperworks InternationalWinners Show, bjspoke gallery, Huntington, NY
2011 'Red', Inside Out Gallery Somerville, MA
2011 'Rising Above' Invitational show at the West Side Arts Coalition NYC, NY, curated by Carson Grant
2011, 2012 SMART International Science math and Art Festival, Los Alamos, NM (finalist both years)
2011 “Early Winter Show”, “Just my Imagination” (2 exhibits), Gallery at 100 Market Street, Portsmouth, NH
2011 “Regeneration”, regional show, Arlington Art Association, Arlington, MA

Publications 2011 - 2013
Diagram Magazine, small portfolio feature, 2012
Oddball Magazine, image feature, 2012
The Quotable, image feature, 2012
Palooka, portfolio Feature, 2012
Black Fox Review, image feature, 2013
Prick of the Spindle Portfolio Feature and cover (online), 2012
Cover of Agave Magazine, Vol 1 issue 2 plus image feature (online)
Interview and portfolio feature in Tampa Review online, Issue 10, October 2013
Cover, Prick of the Spindle Print Edition, Issue 4, 2013
Cover of 'Communitas'
Image featured in “Focus” the news magazine of the Mathematical Association of America 2012
Cover of the Bridges math art exhibition catalogue 2013 (exhibition at the Join Mathematical meeting in San Diego)
Cover of “Focus” the Newsmagazine of the American Mathematical Association, March 2013
Cover of “Natural History” Magazine July/Aug 2013, and portfolio feature
Portfolio feature and interview, Tampa Review online, October 2013

Awards 2011-2013
Best in Show (1 of 2), The Gallery at 100 Market Street “Un-Themed and Varied”, 2013
Juror's Choice Attleboro art museum member's show 2012
Honorable Mention at the SMART Science and Art Festival 2011, Los Alamos, NM
2 Special Recognition awards in international online juried shows hosted by Light Space and Time 2011, ArtSlant Showcase winner 2011

Press, blogosphere, recognition
Interviewed on Metroseeker.com 2012
Featured and interviewed on the ArtVenue blog 2012
Featured and interviewed on Artist Quirk 2011
Featured in Jamaica Plain Patch article on Artists in the Arboretum exhibit 2011
Featured in Long Island.com article on “paperworks” winners show exhibit, 2011
Featured in an article at NE Home Magazine online 2012
Featured and interviewed in an article in Boston Business Journal, 2013
Featured in Seacoast Online review of “Unthemed and Varied: The Winter Exhibit” 2012
Interviewed on Cambridge Public television 2010
Featured on blogs: Todo el oro de Mundo, Popperfont, It’s Ok to be Smart, Slightly Wonky


Work is in private collections in the US, UK, Germany, Canada, Japan, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Bulgaria, and Malta and the corporate collection of Seyfarth Shaw law offices in Boston. “Density of States” is on loan to the Materials Science Department of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as public art.
Links to articles and features
Art in magazines, online magazines, art blogs
http://oddballmagazine.com/2012/03/11/till-tomatoes-or-roses-are-thrown/
http://1stangel.co.uk/blog/tag/regina-valluzzi/
http://dmse.mit.edu/news/blog/dmse-alum-makes-art-based-science
http://dmse.mit.edu/news/blog/dmse-alum-starts-dialogue-artists-and-materials-scientists
http://www.prickofthespindle.com/galleries/Regina_Valluzzi/valluzzi.htm
http://issue3.thequotablelit.com/art/biology-of-an-idea/
http://en.calameo.com/read/00021430527b959ffb924 (go to p85 or search Valluzzi)
http://thediagram.com/12_2/valluzzi.html
http://www.palookamag.com/4.htm
http://www.blackfoxlitmag.com/2012/09/17/new-artwork-from-dr-regina-valluzzi/
http://issuu.com/agavemag/docs/agave_mag_0102_final?e=8791961/6561867
http://tampareviewonline.org/art/an-interview-with-featured-artist-regina-valluzzi/


Reviews of exhibits and magazines mentioning Valluzzi
http://writerstribereview.tumblr.com/post/32333634370/literary-magazine-review-palooka-issue-4
http://www.longisland.com/articles/08-24-11/b-j-spoke-gallery-exhibition-paperworks-2011.html
http://jamaicaplain.patch.com/articles/artists-in-the-arboretum-exhibition-comes-to-jamaica-plain
http://heritagemuseum.blogspot.com/2011/05/identity-art-exhibition-talk-backs.html
http://blog.artvenue.com/2012/12/featured-artist-regina-valluzzi/
http://www.artistquirk.com/rhythmc-patterns-and-molecules-dr-regina-valluzzi/

Blog reviews
http://backreaction.blogspot.com/2012/04/nerdly-painters-blog.html
http://popperfont.net/2012/08/03/cellular-generation-and-intracellular-diversion-the-paintings/

Press releases (recent) on PR Newswire
http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-nerdly-painters-archimedes-chiral-drawing-featured-on-the-jointmathematics-
meeting-art-exhibit-catalog-cover-185410452.html


Artwork in Private Collections
New York
Arnheim, Netherlands
Connecticut
Long Island
Worcester, MA
Massachusetts
Pennsylvania
Seacliff, NY
Zurich, Switzerland
Hadley, MA
Sofia, Bulgaria
Tskuba, Japan
Cambridge, UK
Dubai
Netherlands
Munich, Germany



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Inner Islands by Regina Valluzzi

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Alien biota by Regina Valluzzi

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Little DNA tree by Regina Valluzzi

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OOOoool by Regina Valluzzi

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bouquet by Regina Valluzzi

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The Extravert by Regina Valluzzi

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Line Forest by Regina Valluzzi

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Gone Fishing by Regina Valluzzi

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Curly Girl by Regina Valluzzi

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Pixel Factory by Regina Valluzzi

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Tree pattern by Regina Valluzzi

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Waves of Juicy by Regina Valluzzi

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Oh so Bubbly by Regina Valluzzi

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Incompatible technologies by Regina Valluzzi

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Learning Circuit by Regina Valluzzi

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