As we count down to Paint Annapolis 2015, MFA will be featuring one – or two – artists of the day to let you learn more about the artists who are competing and exhibiting in Paint Annapolis.
Paint Annapolis 2015
Competition: June 8 – 12
Exhibition: June 13 – 21
Mike Kotarba is an award winning plein air painter and graphic designer residing in Baltimore, Maryland. He is a Signature Member of the Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painters Association and a Signature Member of the Baltimore Watercolor Society. Mike has been accepted to participate in “Paint Annapolis”, “Plein Air Easton”, “Wayne Plein Air”, “Mountain Maryland”, “Paint It Ellicott City”, the “Hampton Art Initiative”, “Cylburn Celebration of Art 2011”, and the “Mid-Atlantic Regional Exhibition” of the Baltimore Watercolor Society. He was also selected to exhibit in the 2013 American Watercolor Society’s international exhibition at the Salmagundi Club. Other exhibitions include: Strathmore Art Center, Chadds Ford Historical Society, Quiet Waters Park, and Towson Art Collective and he was accepted to exhibit in the 8th Annual “American Landscapes” show at the Maryland Federation of Art. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Maryland Institute College of Art.