Vincent Mastracco (1941-2001) was born in Rome, New York in 1941 and resided there until his death. He received his BFA and MFA from Pratt Institute in New York City and also attended the University of Miami and New York University.
He was in over 25 group exhibitions including New York University, Gallery 13, and OK Harris Gallery in New York City; Bronson-Rollins Gallery in Los Angeles, California; North Carolina Hospital Foundation in Raleigh, Greenville Museum of Art in North Carolina and Philip Samuels Fine Art Gallery in St. Louis, Missouri.
Mastracco’s work collected in over 14 corporate collections including Macy’s, News America Publishing Inc., IBM, Glaxo Inc., Plastic Management Corp., Publishing Consulting Services, Family Media, Jems Graphics, General Foam Corp., Qualex Inc., and Power Recovery Systems Inc.
He won the DeCordova Museum Purchase Award, Wadsworth Atheneum Ken Davies Award, Perkins Elmer Award for Painting, Reader’s Digest Scholarship, Pratt Institute Scholarship, and Munson Williams Proctor Museum Award.