Work of Former WHS Art Teacher Featured in Watertown Gallery

“Violet” by Donna Calleja will be on display at Room 83 Spring in October.

The following announcement was provided by Room 83 Spring:

Room 83 Spring is open again and pleased to present Close to Home: new paintings on panel by Donna Calleja on view through October 31.

Beloved Watertown High Art Teacher Donna Calleja recently retired to dedicate more time to painting. Her work has been in recent exhibits at Belmont Gallery of Art, ConcordArt, Montserrat College ofArt, South Shore Art Center and is included in many public and private collections including the Boston Public Library, Worcester Art Museum, Fidelity Investments and Cambridge Savings Bank. Compressed arrangements of domestic objects expertly balance color, shadow and light in this series of small luminous still lifes.

Room is now open by appointment, and by chance for masked visits. email:, or see the whole show through our big front windows and on our website The gallery is located at 83 Spring St. in Watertown.

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