Christine D'Epiro Abbott

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Christine D’Epiro Abbott creates works on paper, mainly drawings and collages, as well as large-scale installations. An alumnus of Columbus College of Art and Design, Christine graduated with a BFA in Fine Arts. While completing her undergraduate degree, Christine studied printmaking at the Glasgow School of Art in Glasgow, Scotland. Christine also received an MFA in Visual Art from Washington University in St. Louis. Following her MFA, Christine was an artist-in-residence for a year at the Luminary Center for the Arts in St. Louis, Missouri. She also completed an artist residency at the Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, Vermont.

Christine has exhibited extensively in St. Louis and Columbus as well as nationwide. Her second passion is teaching and she has enjoyed working with a wide range of students in order to share an enthusiasm for art making.  Her work was purchased by the Hilton Columbus Downtown as part of their permanent art collection.