Can you tell us a little about yourself?
Hilarie: ” My name is Hilarie Lambert and I live in Charleston, South Carolina.”
When did you first start painting?
Hilarie: ” I first started painting about 25 years ago, although I have been a graphic designer/illustrator since 1985.”
What materials do you use?
Hilarie: ” I mostly use canvas, board, linen and oil paints and oil sticks.”
What subjects do you paint?
Hilarie: ” I paint landscape, portrait, figure and cityscapes”
Have you studied art?
Hilarie: “Yes, I went for graphic design, then self taught for painting, with some great teachers in between. Now I paint professionally.”
Hilarie: “I have tear drop camper I travel and paint in.”
Have you won any art awards?
Hilarie: “Yes, I have.
First Place – Piccolo Spoleto Outdoor Art Exhibition 2018
Featured Artist – Southwest Art Magazine, November 2017 (click for article)
Solo Show, Principle Gallery, June 2, 2017
Featured at 2017 Piccolo Spoleto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Marion Square
Selected for ARTFIElDS 2016
Selected to participate in the Women Painters of the South East Annual Competition 2015
Finalist in Richeson Art 2015 Small Works Show
Selected to participate in the “WOMEN PAINTING WOMEN SHOW” at Principle Gallery, September 5, 2014
Finalist: 23rd Oil Painters of America 2014 National Exhibition, Bennington, VT. “The Commute” Recipient of the Figurative Honorable Mention Award!
Finalist: Artfields Exhibition April 24- May 3, 2014, “The Entrepreneur”,
Finalist: Richeson Still Life Competition 2014, “Breakfast in Giverny”
“Backstretch”, and “Airborne” Finalists in The Artist’s Magazine 30th Annual Art Competition 2013
Finalist: Laumeister Fine Art Competition, 2013 – Bennington Fine Arts Center
Finalist in Richeson 75 Small Works Exhibition 2013
Finalist in “Birds in Art 2012″ exhibition, Woodson Art Museum, 2012
Southeastern Wildlife Exhibition 2010-2019
2011 ”Morning Break” featured in Southwest Art Magazine,
Finalist in “Birds in Art 2011″ exhibition, Woodson Art Museum, 2011
Finalist in “21 Over 31″ Top Emerging Artists Southwest Art Magazine, Nov. 2010
Oil Painters of America Regional Show 2009, 2010
Featured in 2010 “Best of America Artists – Oil Painters”, Kennedy Publications
Salon International 2009, Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio TX
Second Place Winner in the Richeson School of Art & Gallery, “Small Works Show” 2009, 2010
Exhibition Finalist in The International 2008 Art Kudos Exhibit
Finalist in THE AMERICAN ARTIST MAGAZINE 2008 Cover Competition
Finalist in THE ARTIST MAGAZINE’S 2007 24th ANNUAL COMPETITION
Finalist in the Salon International 2007, Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio TX
Finalist in the Hilton Head International Art Exhibit 2006
Featured in Post & Courier magazine “Lowcountry Living”, inaugural May/June issue 2006
Selected for Oil Painters of America Small Works Show 2006
Finalist in INTERNATIONAL 2006 ART KUDOS COMPETITION
One Woman Show “The THEATER PROJECT” March 2005,
Which artists inspire you?
Hilarie: ” I would say Degas, Costa Dvorezky, Burton Silverman.”