Wednesday, June 10, 2015

FAIRY TALES EXHIBIT Brooklyn Central Library


June 11 - September 25, 2015 
Illustrations by Madonna Davidoff












Balinese Hansel & Gretel


















Pele,the Hawaiian Goddess of Fire 
 

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Fairy Tales: A Brooklyn Event! Cinderella by R.M.Rivera

                                                                  R.M.Rivera © 2015

Here is my artwork, titled Cinderella, for the Fairy Tales exhibit at the Brooklyn Central Library.
The show opens June 11th through September 25th. 


Monday, June 1, 2015

CBIG EVENTS- ABFE AUCTION, EXHIBITS


Master Storytellers Exhibit EXTENDED THROUGH JUNE 27 due to popular demand.

CBIG members join more children's book illustrators in a return to Poe Park Visitor Center for the MASTER STORYTELLERS exhibit, on view April 1 - May 30, 2015  EXTENDED THROUGH JUNE 27

Illustrations inspired by the classic tales of the brothers Grimm, Aesop, Kenneth Grahame, Joseph Jacobs, Shakespeare and more master storytellers.

Participating Members: Melissa Iwai, Lisa Cinelli, Angelique Anderson, Roberta Rivera, Donna Miskend, Clare Pernice,Yuko Katakawa, Nancy Doniger, Christine Mix, Kitty Leech, Delphine Henault, Robin Meeks, Vicky Rubin, Cheryl Taborsky
curated by Donna Miskend

2640 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10458
718.365.5516   WWW.NYCGOVPARKS.ORG


HIGHLIGHTS: 
artist panel, cbig: L Nancy Doniger, far R Donna Miskend

Kitty Leech

Melissa Iwai, art top
art Robin Meeks bottom
 
Donna Miskend with 1st graders 
Roberta Rivera
kids workshop with Rivera
ABFE CHILDREN'S BOOK ART AUCTION 2015
CBIG members contributed artwork for the American Bookseller's Association Children's Book Art Auction held at the Hyatt Hotel.  Contributing members: Stephanie Ruble, Patricia Keeler, Donna Miskend, Melissa Iwai, Wallace West, Madonna Davidof, Barbara DiLorenzo, Jennifer Thermes, Lisa Cinelli, Kristine Lombardi, Annie Raulson join many notable children's book illustrators.
Private auction and reception held May 26 at the Hyatt. Public auction opens June 1 and runs through June 8th click more info and HERE
Lisa Cinelli

Patricia Keeler

  
Jennifer Thermes
Stephanie Ruble
Barbara DiLorenzo
Kristine Lombardi

 
     
Wallace West
 
Donna Miskend
Judy Bloom Guest of Honor
Madonna Davidof
The auction is sponsored by ABFE, the ABC Children’s Group at ABA, and Random House Children’s Books (RHCB).
Auction proceeds will support ABFE’s defense of the free speech rights of kids, including the Kids’ Right to Read Project and Banned Books Week

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Master Storytellers Exhibit

CBIG members join more children's book illustrators in a return to Poe Park Visitor Center for the MASTER STORYTELLERS exhibit, on view April 1 - May 30, 2015  EXTENDED THROUGH JUNE 27 due to popular demand.

Illustrations inspired by the classic tales of the brothers Grimm, Aesop, Kenneth Grahame, Joseph Jacobs, Shakespeare and more master storytellers.

Participating Members: Melissa Iwai, Lisa Cinelli, Angelique Anderson, Roberta Rivera, Donna Miskend, Clare Pernice,Yuko Katakawa, Nancy Doniger, Christine Mix, Kitty Leech, Delphine Henault, Robin Meeks, Vicky Rubin, Cheryl Taborsky


2640 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10458

Schedule of events: 
Saturday April 11
12pm - Artist panel includes CBIG members Nancy Doniger and curator, Donna Miskend

1pm - A conversation with guest Michael Patrick Hearn, author and children's literary historian
followed by reception

Saturday May 30 time tbd
Learn Pen &; Ink with CBIG artist Roberta Rivera

The exhibition is underwritten by the NYC parks department.

Monday, March 9, 2015

Illustration Exhibit at the Interchurch Center

Several CBIG members have original illustrations on exhibit at the Interchurch Center Gallery in New York, from February 23 – March 31, 2015. Come and say hi to Yuko Katakawa, Ruth Chan, Barbara Willcox DiLorenzo, Steve Light, Violet Kyoung Min Paek and Chad Wallace at the reception this Thursday, March 12 from 5pm - 7:30 pm at the Interchurch Center. Free and open to all. 

Sunday, March 8, 2015

CBIG EXHIBITS AND EVENTS: DICKENS Travels, Poe Park Events Wrap-up

CBIG EXHIBITS AND EVENTS: DICKENS Travels, Poe Park Events Wrap-up: We took a selection of work from the original bicentennial show, Dickens, A Celebration In Pictures to Poe Park Visitor Center Gallery. It ...



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Friday, February 13, 2015

CBIG EXHIBIT: DICKENS TRAVELS- Dickens, A Celebration In Picture...

An illustration Exhibition of Dickens inspired illustrations by the following CBIG  artists:
Lisa Cinelli, Diana Ting Delosh, Peggy Dressel, Laura Goetz, Leeza Hernandez, Sara Kahn, Doreen Marts, Donna Miskend, Marilyn Papas, Clare Pernice, Roberta Rivera, Vicky Rubin, Cheryl Taborsky, T. T. Tyler

Dickens, A Celebration In Pictures
Feb 5 - 21, 2015
Poe Park Visitors Center Gallery
1640 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10458
Open: Tues - Sat, 8am - 4pm 

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CBIG EXHIBITS AND EVENTS: DICKENS TRAVELS- Dickens, A Celebration In Picture...: SCHEDULE OF EVENTS  EXHIBIT INFO DICKENS, A CELEBRATION IN PICTURES ILLUSTRATIONS BY THE CHILDREN'S BOOK ILLUSTRATORS GROUP S...

Friday, January 30, 2015

Ginger Nielson ~ Showcase entry

I am indeed honored to be part of the Illustrator 100 Showcase exhibit in the UK this April.
Little Chimp Society 100 Showcase

My illustration of a baby turkey vulture is among the 100 chosen for the exhibit.  You can see it on the Showcase website or here as well.  The showcase is sponsored by Hire An Illustrator, and the illustrations chosen were judged by an independent panel.



If you happen to be in London this April, the exhibit is located at:
The Framers Gallery
36 Windmill Street (Artefact Showroom)
London W1T 2JT
T: +44(0)207 580 4878

Monday, January 19, 2015

Tomie dePaola 2015 Illustration Award Finalist-Lisa Cinelli

The 2015 Tomie dePaola Illustration Awards were recently announced and I was thrilled to
tie for third place. You can see all of the finalists on the SCBWI website.

I've also been invited to participate in a March 2015
exhibition with Tomie dePaola at the Wenham Museum, just north of Boston.

Sincerely, lisa cinelli
Teaching Artist
www.lisacinelli.com