About the Artist  

Eileen Bonacci is a New Jersey resident and Artist. She has had a lifelong passion for art and the beauty of nature. Working mostly with oils, she has produced many beautiful floral paintings and many landscapes from her travels in the US and abroad. Following retirement, she divides her time between art and her family.

In September, 2017, Eileen won first place in the Tewksbury Art Show for a landscape oil painting, “Vito’s Market”.

From 2013-2017, Eileen helped develop an art program at Overlook Medical Center's Thomas Glasser Caregivers Ctr. in Summit, NJ. There she provided a creative outlet in times of stress for family caregivers offering weekly art classes.

From 2015-2016, Eileen was commissioned to do a Wall Mural in High Bridge, NJ depicting historical scenes of the town.
Eileen attended the duCret School of Art, Visual Art Center of NJ and continues her studies at the School of Contemporary Art. Her exhibits included duCret School of Art, Swain Gallery, Renee Fosner Gallery, Morristown Library and the Visual Art Center of NJ. Solo exhibits included the Berkeley Heights, New Providence, Bernardsville and Randolph Libraries, Hopewell Valley Vineyard, Overlook and Morristown Hospitals. In 2012 and 2013, she won first place in oil painting at the Union County Senior Art Show. Her work was displayed in the Freeholders Gallery in Elizabeth. Following, she won honorable mention in the State competition in 2013.