Michael S Vieira, Lowell Member Since December 2009 Artist Statement Painting from nature and always in natural light Michael S. Vieira considers himself an American Impressionist. His works emphasis light and shadow, vibrant colors, with accurate drawing.
Born in Lowell Massachusetts. He started oil painting at age ten and spent may years studying under New England painters. A graduate of the Museum School of Fine Arts Boston, and currently studying in the Boston School tradition at The Ingbretson Studio of Drawing & Painting.
He's been awarded the 2001 traveling scholarship, giving the opportunity to Exhibit work at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and funded extensive travels to Europe, South America and within the United states.
Michael's paintings are in numerous private collections throughout the western world. He's represented at The Banks Gallery in New London, NH, Exhibited work at The Guild of Boston Artists, along with other galleries nationally and internationally.