Robin Damore 

 2013 SE 99th Court

Vancouver, WA 98664



As a freelance fine artist my work is comprised of a broad collection of artistic projects. What follows are some of the highlights from the past 18 years. In my previous life, I was one of four owners of a Portland, Oregon, advertising agency with 150 employees.

Portrait Commissions – 2000 to present

More than 100 completed portrait commissions. Represented by Agents in South Carolina, Texas, and Oregon

Significant Artist Shows and Artistic Milestones

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

Abend Gallery Show – 5 x 5 exhibition - PoetsArtists – June 2019 (“Cheeky” and “Cattitude”)

Art Renewal Center – ARC Salon Finalist in Portraiture – 2019 (“Live Long and Prosper”)

IObserve show at Rehs Contemporary Gallery/Catalog, New York City – March 2019 – PoetsArtists (“Getting Lost”)

AdornMe online show and printed catalog – PoetsArtists – February 2019 (“Ava”)

American Women Artists – Spring Juried Show Finalist – 2018 (“Live Long and Prosper”)

Southwest Art Magazine – Artistic Excellence Award – December 2017 – one page w/bio (“Live Long and Prosper”)

University Club – One year Artist in Residence, with studio space – 2016/17 – Portland, Oregon

Laguna Beach – Festival of Arts (2014) with the Pageant of the Masters Art Exhibition juried artist – 200,000 attendees – performed two month, daily live painting demonstration

Portland Street of Dreams – 2000 through 2012 – Artist in Residence, performed month-long, daily live painting demonstration  

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 to Present

Provide on-going private instruction working with a number of local developing artists.

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