Adriana Rinaldi
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Adriana Rinaldi


“I welcome all to my personal view of the world through my artistic vision.  Life can be stressful and my objective is to offer a mini mental vacation while viewing my artwork.  My personal challenge is to share my stories and view of the world - perhaps if I'm lucky, in a more beautiful and luscious way than real life.   I do this using my own photography, my imagination, or bringing photographic elements together until I accomplish my goal.  

My subject matter is varied and includes floral (my passion and strength), seashell still life's, still life's, and waterscapes (boats and leaves on pond).   I use the Old Masters style mostly, but adapted my own way.  I am a member of the Canadian Glaze Oil Society whose members are devotees of the Traditional Old Masters style.   My feeling is that artwork rendered well will always stand the test of time and will be a good investment.  

I currently live in Oakville.  I am a full time artist and paint for the pleasure it brings me and for my clients' enjoyment.  I have many artistic goals and am fascinated by the endless possibilities art brings my way.” 


Adriana Rinaldi lives in Oakville, Ontario. She was born not too far away, in Hamilton ON, but moved to Italy with her family when she was very small.   Even at that young age, her Italian experience had a profound artistic affect on her. When she was a child in Italy, she kept busy in her countryside home by drawing whatever she could.  When she was 13, she returned to Canada and continued her artwork as a hobby throughout her high school years.  Adriana studied to be an Executive Secretary at Sheridan College and studied Purchasing night courses at Humber, then worked in that field for many years. During this time, she joined and was very active with The Springbank Artists, in Mississauga. 


Note from the CGOS - Adriana participates in art events throughout Ontario, and in a very short period since leaving her job, has achieved a successful livelihood as a professional artist. Because this is no small feat, the CGOS asked Adriana to be a Mentor of Commercial Events for our organization. The quality of the artwork, combined with business savvy has spelled much success for Adriana.  


Gallery Representation - Savvy Art Market  

Contact Information:
Adriana Rinaldi, Oakville, ON, 995-257-0403,
1978 - 1980    Sheridan College, Executive Secretarial Certification
1985 - 1990     Night Courses, Purchasing Certification
Previous Vocation:
1978 - 2011       Buyer, Ontario Power Generation
Art Experience
Awards & Misc.: 
Aug 2019 - Shortlisted for the hit Netflix Series "Landscape Artist of the Year Canada"
Aug 2017       -People's Choice Award Winner, Artworld Fine Art/TWAC CNE Juried Show
Jun/Jul 2012   -ARABELLA Canadian Landscape Contest
2017             -Winner Online Gallery 25N- Group Show "Flowers, Plants & Gardens"
Art Exhibitions:
2012  - The Glow Show, Visual Arts Mississauga, Mississauga, ON
2013  - Depths of  Beauty Show, Art Square Gallery, Toronto, ON
2017  - Canadian Glaze Oil Society Show, Tillsonburg, ON 
2016 -  - ARABELLA "The Love of Flowers" Book
2016  - ARABELLA Magazine - Spring Issue
2012  - ARABELLA Magazine - Fall Issue
2018  - Toronto West Art Collective Artist Cookbook 
2015  -  A Hundred Poems About Flowers, Art and Poetry
Art Shows and Events
2015-2019  - Arts on the Credit, Mississauga, ON
2014-2018  - Oakville Art in the Park, Oakville, ON
2012-2019 - Lakeshore Art Trail, Mississauga, ON
2018-2019 - Visual Arts Mississauga Art Show, Mississauga, ON
2017  -Adriana Rinaldi - Solo Show, Sea and Craft Gallery, Oakville, ON
2017  -150th CANADA - Auburn Gallery 12x12 Show Satelite Location, 
                           The Shipyards at the Wharf, 12x12 Show, Gravenhurst, ON
2017  - Credit River Retirement Show, Streetsville, ON
2016  - Canada Blooms Interactive Demo, Toronto, ON
2015  - Harrop Gallery Show, Pat McGoey & Adriana Rinaldi, Milton, ON
2015  -  Polermo Village Art Show, Oakville, ON
2015  - Down the Garden Path, Imagemaker Gallery, Mississauga, ON
2015  -A Hundred Poems About Flowers, Art and Poetry, 
                            Masonville Public Library, London, ON
2015  -Spring Flowers in February, The Gallery Upstairs, Milton, ON
2014  - Originals Art Shop Super Show, Hamilton, ON
2014  - Adriana Rinaldi Solo Show, Visual Arts Mississauga "What's Up?",
                            Mississauga, ON
2013  - "Depth of Beauty - Glaze Realism" Art Square Gallery, Toronto, ON
2013  - Oakville Art Tour 2013, Oakville, ON
2013  - Oakville Artists, QEPCCC Building, Oakville, ON
2013  - The Emporium LOFT Gallery, "Street Style", Milton, ON
2013  - Artworks Oakville 14th Annual Juried Show, QEPCCC, Oakville, ON
2013  -Visual Arts Mississauga Valentine Juried Show, Mississauga, ON
2013  - "It's Still Life" Whole Foods Interiors and Still Life Show, Oakville, ON
2012  - The Glow Show, Visual Arts Mississauga, ON
2012  - Sea and Craft Gallery Oakville, ON
2012  -Oakville Art Society Juried Show, Oakville, ON
2012  - Visual Arts Mississauga, Art in the Park, Mississauga, ON
2012  -30th Anniversary Mississauga Arts Council Show, Mississauga, ON

Art Associations

2017-2019 - Toronto West Art Collective
2016 – present Canadian Glaze Oil Society
2005 - present      Springbank Artists Group
Social Media References:
Instagram adriana_rinaldi_1


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