oil on linen
40 x 66 inches
Alexandra Tyng is known for her landscapes, figurative paintings, and portraits. Born in Rome, Italy, she lives in the Philadelphia area.
Tyng develops her aerial landscapes by painting outdoors (at ground level) and taking photo flights to gather reference material. Recent top landscape awards include Curator’s Choice Award in the “America’s Parks Exhibition” and the PleinAir Magazine Award in the 2015 ARC Salon. She has also received recognition by the Portrait Society of America, ARC, and several art publications for her figure and portrait paintings. To date she has had 11 solo exhibitions in New York, Maine and Philadelphia. Her work has been shown at the Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown, OH, and in many other themed shows across the U.S. Tyng’s paintings reside in the permanent collections of the National Portrait Gallery in Washington D.C., the New Britain Museum and the Springfield MO Art Museum.
She is represented by The Fischbach Gallery in New York City, Dowling Walsh Gallery and Watson Gallery in Maine, Gross McCleaf Gallery in Philadelphia, and The Haynes Galleries in Nashville.