Paige Hemke Kleinfelder is best known for her intricate oil paintings of abandoned structures in America’s Rust Belt.  Kleinfelder, who signs her work “Hemke”, has exhibited throughout the US including a solo show at Crary Art Gallery in Warren, PA and participation in group exhibitions at St. Johns College in Annapolis, MD; Main Street Arts in Clifton Springs, NY; The Hoyt Mid Atlantic Juried Exhibition in New Castle, PA; and Elmira College in Elmira, NY (where she received her BA in studio art and was awarded the Elizabeth Anne Graham Prize).  Her work is part of several private collections. In addition to her own practice, she is a passionate educator teaching classes The Hoyt Center for the Arts (where she works as the Assistant Education Coordinator). Paige Hemke Kleinfelder lives and works in New Castle, Pennsylvania.


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Crary Art Gallery, Warren, PA

2015   Associated Artists of Butler County, Butler, PA

2009   Summer House Coffee, Franklin, PA

2008   Summer House Coffee, Franklin, PA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 Arts on the Riverwalk Juried Exhibition, Confluence, New Castle, PA

2018 Annual Lawrence County Art Show, New Castle, PA

2016   Annual Spring Show, AABC, Butler, PA

2016   Small Works, Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, NY

2016   Saxonburg Fine Art Show, Saxonburg, PA

2015   Small Works, Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, NY

2015   Featured Artists, Saxonburg Fine Art Show, Saxonburg, PA

2015   Annual Spring Show, AABC, Butler, PA

2014   Less>More Exhibition, The Mitchell Gallery

2014   Hoyt Regional Exhibition, Hoyt Center for the Arts, New Castle, PA

2013   Getting Back to Business, 171's Houghton Gallery, Corning, NY

2013   Hoyt Mid Atlantic Exhibition, Hoyt Center for the Arts, New Castle, PA

2013   Elmira College Senior Show, George Waters Gallery, Elmira, NY

2010   Oil Heritage Festival, National Transit, Oil City, PA

AWARDS

2018 Purchase Award, Annual Lawrence County Art Show, New Castle, PA

2018 3rd Place, Annual Lawrence County Art Show, New Castle, PA

2016   Best in Show, Annual Spring Show, AABC, Butler, PA

2016   Sponsor Award, Saxonburg Art Festival, Saxonburg, PA

2013   Elizabeth Anne Graham, Elmira College

2013   Stu and Judy Komer First Place Art Award, Elmira College