Cory Wright delights in painting outdoors and observing nature. She loves communicating her feelings about a particular place. She catches the light in a given moment in time. She looks for interesting patterns, contrasts in shapes, values and colors. Cory says that even when she is not painting her mind is calculating how she would mix a hue or crop a composition. Artists who feel like this when they are not painting are artists who spend a great deal of time painting. This is the reason that her viewers feel the connection to place when they see her paintings. Cory takes you there.
Cory says that if her paintings elicit an emotional response from her viewers then she has done her job as an artist. Cory Wright does a wonderful job as an artist. You can’t help but feel that you have walked into a favorite familiar place when you see her paintings.
Cory paints in oils but is equally adept in other mediums. Cory graduated from Rhode Island School of Design and followed with study in Rome. Cory loves plein air and is also a studio painter. She’s had an accomplished career as a muralist, specializing in the tromp l’oiel technique, for over 25 years.