River Huston


Painting is what saves me from sleepless nights, the IRS, hair in inappropriate places, east coast winters, untimely deaths, and enormous amounts of chocolate cake.

2009 Leeway Art and Transformation Award
1999 Dorthea Lange/Paul Taylor Award
1996 Poet Laureate, Bucks County

Selected Exhibitions
2012, Art In The Garden, St Thomas, USVI
2012 You Will Never Amount To Anything Exhibit, USVI
2011, USVI Council on The Arts Exhibit, St Thomas, VI
2011, Less Than Zero Exhibit, St Thomas, VI
2010, The Ice Gallery, St Thomas USVI
2009, Mill, New Hope, PA
2009, River Run Gallery, Lambertville, NJ
2003, No #9 Gallery, Lambertville, NJ
2000, PNC Bank, New Hope PA
1999, Positive Expressions, St Petersburg, Florida
1998, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
1997, The Gallery Café, New Hope PA

2010-2012, Director of The Alternative Arts Alliance, St Thomas, VI
2011-2012 Resident artist sevenminusseven, St Thomas, VI


Island Living

These peices were created as a resident artist at sevenminusseven art collective in the Virgin Islands

are we having fun yet “are we having fun yet”

combined mediums 36 x 60

cold and colder “cold and colder”

10 x 12 combined media

4 ladies dancing “4 ladies dancing”

12 x 12 combined mediums

oh please “oh please”

24 x 24 combined medium

a better day “a better day”

12 x 18 combined mediums