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Asbury-inspired Creations

May 23rd, 2014

Asbury-inspired Creations

Though she has painted images from her travels in Europe and the United States, Patricia Arroyo has an extra soft spot for Asbury Park. It’s where she spent many childhood summers with her father.

“The amusements, the games, everything,” says Arroyo, who paints out of Camp Evans in Wall. “None of it is there now, but of course we went on the rides on the boardwalk ... I have faint memories of the Sky Ride. Of course in the Palace, that’s where most of my memories are.”

Those memories evolved into something Arroyo of Wall describes as a combination of realism and illustration. By hand, she paints many iconic scenes of Asbury Park with watercolor, acrylics and oils on canvas, paper or wood.

Many of the images involve Tillie, the nickname of the grinning figure painted on the side of the Palace Amusements building, and is known as the city’s “fun face.”

“About 1996, I took a lot of pictures of Asbury,” Arroyo recalls. “At that time, it was desolate....

Color Power

April 11th, 2012

Color Power

You are invited to the Heaven Arts and Antiques Gallery for Color Power.

Vanishing Asbury

May 20th, 2011

Vanishing Asbury

Heaven Art & Antiques
Hope you will come out and see our fabulous new exhibition of "ICONIC ASBURY" images. This show will open on May 28 and continue through July 31, 2011. See you in "HEAVEN" It features 14 artists who work in various mediums and all of whom have different views of the city.

The Tiny

May 12th, 2011

The Tiny

PRESS RELEASE

What: “The Tiny” -a collaborative art show

Where: Prudential Zack Shore Properties, 520 Washington Blvd, Sea Girt, NJ

When: May 22 through June 17 daily 11 am - 4 pm. Opening Reception Saturday May 21 from 2-5 pm
Cost: Free

Contact: 908.670.1790 spanishishartist1@aol.com Patricia Arroyo

The AEsthetics League and Prudential Zack Shore Properties are pleased to announce their second collaboration and a new second location for a series of ongoing art shows. Great things come in small packages and this collaborative art show is no exception. “The Tiny” will be a collection of small works packed with talent and variety by seven artists. The opening wine and cheese reception will be held on Saturday, May 21 between 2 and 5 pm. The AEsthetics League is a seasoned group of artists whose art work has been collected across the globe and are committed to exploring, inventing...

The New Show

March 14th, 2011

The New Show

The AEsthetics League
908.670.1790
spanishishartist1@aol.com

PRESS RELEASE

What: “The New Show” -a collaborative art show
Where: Zack Shore Properties, 401 Spier Ave., Allenhurst, NJ
When: April 2nd through 30th daily 1-4 pm. Opening Reception April 2nd From 4-7 pm
Cost: Free
Contact: 908.670.1790 spanishishartist1@aol.com

The AEsthetics League and Zack Shore Properties are pleased to announce their initial collaborative art show, simply entitled, “The New Show”. Newly formed By Ms. Patricia Arroyo, The AEsthetics League is a seasoned group of artists committed to exploring, inventing and collaborating to further make art accessible to the public in both traditional and non-traditional settings. With a clear vision of inclusion and the insight that all good art works well together, The Aesthetics League brings both a cross-section of artistic styles and varied mediums.
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