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Letizia Gentile

Letizia, is a classically trained, local realist artist whose mediums are oil and graphite/charcoal. She earned her CFA at New York Academy of Art as well as honing her skills in workshops and classes in ateliers. She currently TA’s in Robert Armetta’s “Figure Atelier” class at NYAA.

Letizia, has exhibited in various group shows, including, “Take Home A Nude”, Sotheby’s , Highline Stages, Hersh Gallery, Long Island Academy of Art and The Salamagundi Club in NYC. She won 3rd place for her portrait of a local Larchmont merchant, in Connecticut Society of Portrait Artists exhibit, “FaceTime”, at Bendheim Gallery in Greenwich, CT.

This past year, she was a finalist in Artists Magazine’s, Strokes of Genius 12, International Drawing competition. She was also a semi-finalist in Art Renewal Center’s 15th ARC Salon International competition. Her works are in private collections both here and Europe.

She’s currently teaching privately.

Visit her website, or contact her directly at [email protected].  Instagram @letiziagentile1


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Observational Painting from Life
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