Doreen Pagano Halsall and Thomas Halsall are a married couple who are both artists and art educators. Doreen taught art in the Hendrick Hudson School District, Westchester Community College and Maryknoll Seminary.
Tom taught painting and drawing at Purchase College and Westchester Community College where he served as the Chairman of the Art Department. Both have been active exhibiting artists having shown their work in New York City and the surrounding area as well as international and museum exhibitions.
Doreen is an artist who works on paper. She is fascinated by the natural world. Her current work is a collection of Encaustic Eco Prints from plant material in her garden and from long walks in nature. The surface is sealed with bees wax from honey bees. Tom’s current works are mixed media paintings that incorporate graffiti and street art images from urban areas.
Nature/Culture is an exhibition that reflects upon the intersection of the natural world and human expression in the manmade world.