Over 100 scholars of philosophy and neuroscience have participated as sitters for the on-going painting project titled Philosophy ReBound. This project is supported by a 2019-2020 artist grant from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation.
The oil on canvas series titled Think Twice was made during five months of the pandemic lockdown. 2020
SUITCASE & CO.
Prudence Whittlesey painted the watercolor portrait series titled Suitcase & Co. in live sittings with one woman, in tandem with the series Think Twice. 2020
7 WOMEN 7 Women is a selection of oil paintings of seven women who came for portrait sittings. 2018-2020
ET TU BRUTE
By re-configuring watercolor paintings from portrait sittings, Prudence Whittlesey pulled characters from these initially abstract works. 2019
YOU MIGHT JUST BE RIGHT
The language of these "portrait" paintings occurred spontaneously from the studio interactions with one model. 2016-2017