Cameron Schmitz is an abstract painter who has a background in landscape and figurative painting. Her education includes a Master’s of Fine Arts in Painting from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Bachelors of Fine Arts in Painting & Drawing from the University of New Hampshire, and studies in Art and Art History at Studio Arts Centers International in Florence, Italy. Schmitz relocated from Philadelphia, PA to Vermont following an artist residency and staff artist residency at the Vermont Studio Center in 2006, and then eventually made her down to Bernardston, MA where she now resides with her three young children and maintains studios in Bernardston, MA and Hinsdale, NH.
Schmitz’s work has been featured at Fitchburg Art Museum, Northern Arizona University Art Museum, Green Mountain College, Kyoto Seika University, Emory University, Metro Gallery in Burlington, VT, the Brooklyn Expo Center and Rogue Space and in New York, NY. Notable recent press includes her work featured inFresh Paint Magazine and being interviewed in a two-part series on the popular podcast,Savvy Painter. Schmitz’s work is held in permanent collections that include the UVM Medical Center in Burlington, VT, Corporate Headquarters at Wells Fargo in Greenwich, CT and the New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY."