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Email: maureen.riesco@gmail.com Tel: 720-232-7021

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Maureen is a contemporary realism oil painter, specializing in paintings for animal and nature lovers. Her work is known for its engaging and cheerful colors and its graphic design quality. Her recent focus has been painting moose, bison, bears and aspen trees. Although animals are her favorite subject, Maureen also enjoys painting portraits, figures, still lifes, boats and ocean scenes. She has received numerous awards for her work and is represented by various Colorado art galleries.


Her awards include:

  • Best of Show: 2014 LAA Bright Red Art Show

  • Best of Show: 2013 LAA Fall Members Art Show

  • Best of Oils: 2019 LAA Fall Members Art Show

  • 1st Place: 2017 LAA Mini Show

  • 1st Place: 2012 LAA Mini Show

  • 2nd Place: 2016 LAA Fall Members Art Show

  • 3rd Place: 2018 LAA Library Show

  • 3rd Place: 2017 LAA Library Show

  • 5rd Place: 2018 LAA Library Show

  • Honorable Mention: 2017 LAA Spring Members Art Show

  • Honorable Mention: 2014 LAA Spring Members Art Show

Gallery representation includes:

  • Gallery 1505, Denver, CO

  • Creative Framing Gallery, Louisville, CO

  • Mountain Living Studio Gallery, Manitou Springs, CO

  • La Veta Gallery on Main, La Veta, CO

  • Dona Laurita Gallery, Louisville, CO

Maureen is a member of Colorado's Louisville Art Association (LAA), the Louisville Arts District (LAD), and the North Boulder (NoBo) Art District.