Robin Damore

15th Annual ARC Salon (2020-2021)

Robin Damore

United States

Robin Damore works are in collections across the country.  She teaches portraiture in several week long workshops each year. She also has a collection of private students that work one on one to focus on improving their portraiture practice.

As a freelance fine artist her work is comprised of a wide collection of artistic projects.

What follows are some of the highlights from the past 18 years. In her previous life she was one of 4 owners of a Portland Oregon ad agency with 150 employees.

Significant Artist Shows and Artistic Milestones

2020 Celebration of Fine Art – 3 month Artist in Residence - Jan- Mar – Scottsdale, AZ - chosen from 100 exhibition artists to be Published in Fine Art Connoisseur, Phoenix Home and Garden, The Redbook, Art and Antiques magazines as part of Celebration of Fine Art PR

Salmagundi Club – July Aug Exhibition – 2019 (Getting Lost )

Abend Gallery Show – 5 x 5 exhibition - PoetsArtists – June 2019

(“Cheeky”. “Cattitude”)

Art Renewal Center = ARC Salon Finalist in Portraiture – 2019

(“Live Long and Prosper”)

IObserve show at Rehs Contemporary Gallery/catalog – NYC - PoetsArtists – March 2019

(“Getting Lost”)

AdornMe online show and printed catalog - PoetsArtists – February 2019


American Women Artists – Spring Juried Show Finalist – 2018

(“Live Long and Prosper”)                                                

Southwest Art Magazine – Artistic Excellence Award – one page w/bio - December 2017

(“Live Long and Prosper”)

University Club – One year artist in residence – with studio space - Portland, Or 2016-17

Laguna Beach – Festival of Arts with the Pageant of the Masters Art Exhibition

juried artist -200,000 attendees - performed live painting demonstration - 2014

Portland Street of Dreams – 2000 through 2012 –Artist-in-Residence

Metropolitan Museum of Art – New York – 2012 chosen to work from original 1660 Rembrandt to study grisaille/glazing/create copy

New York Art Students League – attended classes and workshops 2000 – present

Artist Magazine Finalist – Annual portrait competition

Portrait Society of America: Member 2002 – present

About Face Magazine - Local artist profile in the Portland based interview magazine.

Workshops/Teaching 2004 - Present

Teach the following workshops:

“Portraits in Oil” - 5 day / 3 day – beginner – advanced - working from life and photographs

“How to use your digital SLR camera” – 2 day – technical /creative composition

“Creating a travel journal”– materials and techniques – 2 days

“Polaroid Transfers” – 1 day - image & emulsion transfer techniques and equipment


* This statement has been provided directly by the artist in association to their 15th International ARC Salon entries. This content has not been edited for typos or grammatical errors and has not been vetted for accuracy.