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Portfolio Overview

This page shows an overview of each original abstract artwork and painting series. 

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St. Croix Series

In February of 2020 I was invited to St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands to be an Artist in Residence at the Caribbean Museum for the Arts in Frederiksted. Upon arrival in St. Croix, I was immediately inspired by the lush landscape…

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Yellowstone Series

The Yellowstone Series references the Fountain Paint Pots in the Gibbon Geyser Basin at Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. Thermal features in the basin include over 50 springs, geysers, vents and mud pots…

Long Pond Series overview

Long Pond Series

The Long Pond Series of paintings carries forward my interest in alchemy and abstraction from the previous body of work. Moving from Philadelphia to the natural surroundings of the Berkshires has played a significant role in this series…

Playa Santa Series overview

Playa Santa / Works on Paper

The ongoing Playa Santa Series is comprised of works on paper created in Playa Santa, Puerto Rico. Playa Santa is a small fishing village in the southwest corner of Puerto Rico, where I spend part of the winter working in a roof top studio…

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Landing Series

The new Landing Series is influenced by the beautiful natural surroundings of the Berkshire Mountains in Western Massachusetts, and Puerto Rico’s Caribbean Sea (where my winter studio is located). The paintings represent three months of…

Soudan Series overview

Soudan Series

The Soudan Series paintings are based on recent geological findings from the Soudan Iron Mine in Tower, Minnesota. The imagery found in the minerals from the mine was a departure point for these abstract paintings…

Jeopardy Series overview

Jeopardy Series

The Jeopardy Series is a result of artist residencies at the London Zoological Society and the ACME International Residency Program in East London. The Zoological archive was a perfect venue to research my interest in colonial natural history…

Fragile Grace Series overview

Fragile Grace Series

In 2011, I was struck by the images of the tsunami in Japan and began considering the duality of natural phenomena. Despite how destructive the tsunami was, many images of its aftermath were quite beautiful…

Exhibition Installation overview

Exhibition Installations

This page shows exhibitions and installations featuring the abstract artwork by Virginia Bradley. The locations for these exhibitions include Manchester,Vermont, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Newark, Delaware…

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