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Art Ballelli received a BFA from Salve Regina University, Rhode Island, in 1995 and an MFA from University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in 2000.
He describes his current practice as an exercise in paying off student debt but intends to be a practicing artist for the rest of his life.
His work has been exhibited across the East Coast and was recently selected for a 2-page spread in Studio Visit magazine.