E. Virginia Donovan grew up in the Hudson Valley. She has worked to portray her love of the river and the valley, through her award-winning art and to encourage public interest in the rich heritage of the area.
In 2016, Virginia moved to Frederick, Maryland, to be nearer her family. She maintains a strong affinity for NY as she assimilates into her new area.
Virginia is a co-founder and co-owner of RiverWinds Gallery in Beacon, NY. She has a passion for travel and loves to immerse herself in the experience through painting and color studies and photography.