Beatriz Sotela Bearden

Fine Art



Studied with Allan R Banks 1975 1976

New Hampshire Institute of Art 2008-Present

Courses Taken:

  • Painting II, Painting III, Painting V
  • Portrait Painting, 
  • Figure Painting, 
  • Figure Drawing
  • Composition with James Aponovich  
  • Art History: Renaissance Painting, Verona, Italy

 Study Abroad: Summer 2008-Verona Italy, NHIA

Summer 2009-Verona Italy, NHIA


Figure Painting:

Steven Assael 2013
Cameron Bennett 2013 2012
Sean Beavers 2011 2013
David P Wells 2010 2013
Patrick McCay Explore, Exploit and Express four semesters 2011 2013


Sean Beavers 2012 - Sanctuary Arts, Eliot ME



Nepal, Tibet, Pakistan, Russia, Central Asia, The Baltic States, North Africa, Central Africa, Madagascar, Southeast Asia, China, Japan, Taiwan. Central America, South America, Europe, Scandinavia. 


Fluently: Spanish and English, French, Italian, Portuguese


Manchester Art Association

Women's Caucus For Art

International Campaign for Tibet

Group Exhibitions:

2013 Kimball Jenkins School of Art and State, Juried Show, Concord, NH

2012 Artist of the Month September, October and December MAA, Manchester, NH

2012  Soo Rye Art Gallery, 'Winter Exhibition', Juried, Rye NH

2012  Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery, Portsmouth, NH

2012  New Hampshire Art Assoc. Exhibition, Juried, Portsmouth, NH

2006 'Vernon Street Open Studios', Somerville, MA

2006 Somerville Museum of Art, Somerville, MA