Christy Zucarelli, an artist working mainly in the field of painting, is a Buffalo native. She earned degrees in fine art from both UB and Daemen College. In addition, Zucarelli completed the art education certification program at Buffalo State College, and earned an MA in Art Education at The City College of New York.
Zucarelli’ s teaching experience includes lead art specialist at The Brooklyn Charter School in Brooklyn, NY, and art educator for the Albright-Knox Art Gallery after school program, At-Reach. She also worked as a substitute teacher in both the Buffalo and North Tonawanda school districts.
Her artwork has been shown at venues including the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Castellani Art Museum and the School of Visual Arts in NYC. She has also been awarded grants for exhibits and residencies throughout NY State.