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Artist: Julia Seelos

Studio: Julia Munger Seelos

Cannery Row Fisherman
Title: Cannery Row Fisherman
Description: Oil on panel
Media: Painting
Size: 14 x 11
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Contact Julia Seelos



Phone: (650) 743-6346

2019  Showings

wheelchair accessible

May 11 - 12 , Site: 116
1471 Hollidale Court
Los Altos, CA 94024


About Julia Seelos

Julia studied at the RISD, University of Cincinnati and San Jose State University. After a career as a designer in San Francisco she has devoted herself full time to plein air painting.
Julia has participated in the west’s most prestigious events; Carmel Art Festival, Los Gatos, Sedona, Telluride, Sonoma, Zion National Park, Escalante, Paint the Peninsula in Port Angles, WA and Santa Fe. She has been invited 5 times to the Grand Canyon Celebration of Art.
Her paintings have been selected for numerous national exhibitions with the American Impressionist Society, California Art Club, Triton Art Museum, Steinbeck Museum, Wilding Museum, Epperson Gallery and LPAPA shows. Julia’s works have been selected for shows at the Epperson Gallery, Monterey Maritime Museum, Mountainsong Gallery, Pacific Grove Art Association and the Steinbeck Center. Julia was awarded First Place for oils in the Santa Cruz Statewide Landscape Show by juror, Jean Stern and Best of Show in the 2010 LPAPA Best of Plein Air Exhibition earning an invitation to the Laguna Plein Air Festival. She was honored as Artist of the Month in 2011 by the LPAPA. Julia has been featured at Galleria Tontantzin, Portola Art Gallery, Baywood Gallery and Viewpoints Gallery.

Alameda Island Award, Frank Bette Plein Air
1st Place, MBPAPA Signature Show, 2015
Artist Choice, Big Blue BBC sponsored Marine Plein Air 2015
1st Place Paint the Village, Carmel Valley 2015
Artist Choice at the North Lake Tahoe Plein Air 2016
2nd Place MBPAPA Signature Show, 2017
Honorable Mention LPAPA, Less is More 2017
2nd Place LPAPA National Parks Exhibit 2017
Times Publishing Award, Capitola Plein Air 2017
2nd Place MBPAPA Natividad Show, 2018
Honorable Mention MBPAPA Signature Show,
Pacific Grove Nat. History Museum 2018
Honorable Mention in the 88th Santa Cruz Statewide 2018
American Impressionist Society, Signature Member
Laguna Plein Air Painters Association
Monterey Bay Plein Air Painters Association,Signature Member
California Art Club

Southwest Art Magazine Artist to Watch Jan. 2013
Southwest Art Magazine California section, September 2013
Southwest Art Magazine Landscape Feature, February 2014
Western Art Collector, Artist Focus Editorial Nov 2016
Western Art Collector, State of Art California Editorial Feb 2017
Plein Air Magazine, Spirit of Trees editorial, October 2017
Capitola Soquel Times. January 2018

Viewpoints Gallery, Los Altos