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DeMORE Biography

Louise DeMore was born in Iowa in 1939. Louise DeMore has always been fascinated with the effects of the light and color. She focuses on portraying the “on site” realism of a setting by capturing the coloring of nature’s light and the romance of the moment trough her impressionistic style.

She has studied at the University of California, in Los Angeles. A winner of over 70 awards, she is a member of numerous professional associations including the Knickerbockers Artists of New York and the Plein Air Painters of America.


Knickerbocker Artists, New York:
1991  1st
1987-1990, 39th Annual Open Exhibitions  Accepted
1988  Invited to Artist Membership

Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, N.Y.:
95th Annual Exhibition  Accepted
Invited to Artist Membership
94th Annual Exhibition  Accepted
92nd Annual Exhibition  Gold Medal

Salmagundi Club, N.Y.:
1988 Annual Exhibition  Accepted

Society of Western Artists:
1991 SWA Annual  1st
Received SWA signature honor
1990 SWA Annual  H.M.
1989 SWA Annual  1st
1988 SWA Annual  Gold Medallion
1986 SWA Annual  H.M.

California Art Club:
1988 Gold Medal Exhibition  Best of Show
1978-1987  Numerous Top Awards

San Gabriel Fine Arts Association:
1975-1983  Numerous Top Awards
1981 Spring Show  President's Award

San Fernando Valley Art Club:
1981 and 1982 Hors' de Concours  Best of Show

Spotlighted in:

Fine Art Collector, September, 1992
Focus Cover Story, SLO County Telegram-Tribune, 1992
U.S. Art, May-June 1989
Art of the West, Nov-Dec 1989