Whittemore features artwork of Naugatuck resident



NAUGATUCK — During September, the Whittemore Library will feature the artwork of Naugatuck resident Katrina Orsini. 

Orsini attended Naugatuck High School and is a 2013 graduate of the University of Connecticut where she received her bachelor of fine arts degree in painting with a minor in art history.  

While at UConn, Orsini was the recipient of the university’s art scholarship and the Napier Foundation Scholarship. In addition, she was awarded the UConn Faculty Award at the BFA Show at ArtSpace Gallery in Windham. 

Orsini has exhibited four times at the Contemporary Gallery in Storrs as well as at the John Slade Ely House of New Haven.

This month’s exhibit of Orsini’s acrylic paintings, which were all part of her senior project, can be viewed at the library, 243 Church St., during regular hours. For more information, call (203) 729-4591.