Citizen Emeritus

A special recognition for an artist in residence.

La Macina di San Cresci is pleased to announce that the Mayor of Greve in Chianti ( Italy) bestowed the certificate of Citizen Emeritus to Jillian Bonahoom Macedonia.

Jillian Bonahoom Macedonia is a painter and teacher living and working in Maryland. Originally from Detroit, MI, Jillian received her BFA from College for Creative Studies and her Masters from American University, D.C. Since 2009, Jillian has been a repeating resident of La Macina di San Cresci, an artist residency in Greve in Chianti, Italy. Her work from these residencies aim to capture the sentiment and diversity of culture, and the beauty of both landscape and human form.  

Her works have been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions and are in private collections in the USA and in public collections also in Italy; the Municipality of Greve has acquired among others her painting "Flower Festival" which is reproduced every year on the poster of the Festival in May.


Citizen Emeritus