Biography: Hilary J. England - The World-Traveling Artist and Author
Hilary J. England, a contemporary American Artist, has forged a remarkable journey, blending the vibrant spirit of their Cuban heritage with a passion for art and writing. Born in Brooklyn, NY, Hilary's artistic talent blossomed early, nurtured by the rich cultural tapestry of their Cuban roots.
As a visual artist, Hilary embarked on globe-trotting adventures, capturing the essence of diverse destinations through their unique artistic lens. From the bustling streets of Paris to the tranquil Italian countryside, every place became a canvas for their impressionistic and tonalist landscapes, radiating serenity and contemplation.
In addition to their artistry, Hilary found their voice as an author, sharing the stories behind their creations and the profound connection between art and the human spirit. Their books inspired fellow artists and art enthusiasts.
Hilary's works have graced prestigious galleries worldwide, transcending language and culture, finding homes in private collections and museums. Today, Hilary continues to explore the world, seeking inspiration for their art and writing.
As a full-time Contemporary Artist, Hilary's primary genre is landscape art, but they also create portraits by commission. While primarily working in oils, their travels lead them to experiment with acrylic, watercolor, pastel, pencil/charcoal, and mixed media to capture the beauty of various scenes.
Beyond visual art, Hilary enjoys designing jewelry and writing travel essays. Their art aims to convey beauty, love, inspiration, and spirituality, offering viewers and collectors moments of rest and reflection.
Hilary J. England's dedication to the craft and reverence for the natural and spiritual worlds shine through in their timeless works. Their international exhibitions and memberships in prestigious art organizations highlight their impact on the art world.
Hilary J. England honed their skills at the Art Students League of New York and under Myron Barnstone's tutelage. Exhibiting globally, their art is internationally collected. She currently resides and works in Cibola County, New Mexico, USA.
Hilary's past series delved into the nuances of contemporary youth, while their current "Travelogue" series explores personal experiences through collected objects, sparking conversations and connections with viewers' emotions and expectations.
Hilary J. England's life and work exemplify the universal language of art, uniting humanity in appreciation of the world's beauty.
Hilary J. England is a current member of the Oil Painters of America, American Impressionist Society, and the American Women Artists.