Learn why Mia chooses Utrecht Cadmium-Free Artists’ Oil Colors to create her color-driven abstract expressionist paintings. From their rich texture to their outstanding lightfastness and color brilliance, Mia says working with Utrecht’s cadmium-free oil paints "is exciting both because of the tones and because of Utrecht’s commitment to value, safety, and the working artist."
Utrecht Heavy-Duty Canvas Stretcher Bars and Keys
Blick Unprimed Cotton Canvas By the Yard
Utrecht Studio Series Acrylic Gesso
Utrecht NOOD Odorless Paint Thinner
Gamblin Galkyd Mediums
Utrecht Studio Series Oil Paints
Blick Studio Disposable Palette Pads
Blick Palette Knives by RGM
Utrecht Artists' Oil Paints and Sets
Mia Tarducci is known for her large scale, highly textured abstract expressionist paintings. Since first exhibiting in 2009, her work has been selected by jurors from the MoMA, Guggenheim, Brooklyn Museum, MoCA Cleveland, Carnegie Museum of Art, and others for exhibitions throughout the United States. She received the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts Emerging Artist of the Year award in 2014 and has been featured in national publications including New American Paintings. She was most recently voted into the position of vice president of the Associate Artists of Pittsburgh and has mentored dozens of emerging artists over the years. She was raised in Newport, RI and is currently based in Pittsburgh, PA.