Prudence Horne grew up in Boston, MA and received her B.A in Art History from Trinity College, Hartford, CT and M.F.A in painting from Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. Horne’s paintings focus on a personal response to landscape and have been extensively exhibited throughout the United States and abroad. Horne was awarded several grants and residency programs, including; Heinrich Boll in Co. Mayo, Ireland, Fundacion Valparaiso in Almeria, Spain, and the Montana Artist Refuge in Basin Montana. Horne currently teaches Art History at San Diego City College and is the director at the Hyde Art Gallery at Grossmont College.
“Each variation in a brush stroke, a drip, or the surface of the paper or canvas forces a new interpretation of the landscape, regardless of how subtle the differences may be.” – Horne