FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
REQUEST FOR ADVANCE PUBLICITY – EDITORIAL AND PHOTOGRAPHIC COVERAGE
Contact: Corina Alvarezdelugo
RE: ARTE, INC - FINE ARTIST: Corina S. Alvarezdelugo will be curating a special exhibition at the ARTE INC Gallery in New Haven, CT:
Sculptor and mixed media painter Corina S. Alvarezdelugo is the curator for PERSPECTIVES/PERSPECTIVAS an exhibition by Connecticut artists of Latin origin at the Arte Inc Gallery, . Corina S. Alvarezdelugo, and her daughter, MariaCorina Alvarezdelugo, both from Branford, along with artists Millie Donovan from , Fernando Garcia from Hartford, Noe Jimenez from , Sikiu Perez from Bozrah, and Margarita Rodriguez-Lansberg from Guilford, will be exhibiting their recent works in painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media and sculpture. Opening reception: Thursday, April 28th, 2011 from 5:30-8 pm. Live music by El Duo Flamenco de los hermanos Ramos, refreshments. Free event.
After the opening reception, Arte Gallery will be open to the public Saturdays - Sundays, Noon – 4:00PM, from April 23rd through May 21st.
About artist/curator: Award winning painter and sculptor, Corina S. Alvarezdelugo is specially recognized for her round sculptures, but her two dimensional, as well as tridimensional works have been shown in many art galleries and museums around the country, particularly in , Pennsylvania, Scottsdale-Arizona, Massachussett, at DUMBO in Brooklyn and in Manhattan, New York City. Corina has also shown her paintings in South America and the Caribbean. Her works have been published in several newspapers and art magazines, and can be found in private collections around the world.
To learn more about Corina S. Alvarezdelugo go to www.corinadotdash.com
Note to Editor: ARTE INC is a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to Promoting Latino Art, Culture & Talent. Arte establishes partnerships with community agencies and groups to improve quality of life of residents. Arte also assists artists, organizes programs, events, shows and exhibits. Arte develops and runs effective youth programming to engage children and mold better citizens, and most importantly it provides education.
To learn more about Arte Inc and their future events, go to www.arte-inc.com
About the artists in the exhibition:
Branford- MariaCorina Alvarezdelugo is currently a senior at Parsons Institute of Design in New York City, where she is pursuing a career in Design and Management. MariaCorina participated in the juried Biennial exhibition titled Cultural Passages: Identity Made Visible, at the Creative Arts Workshop in New Haven, CT, in 2007 and in Connections/Conexiones exhibition at Arte, INC in 2009, amongst other exhibits.
Pawcatuck- painter, Millie Donovan likes to create texture in her works by combining typography, photography, and found objects with traditional media, such as acrylic and watercolor paints. To learn more about Millie Donovan go to: http://milliedonovan.blogspot.com
Hartford- The paintings of Fernando Garcia tend to be colorful and often realistically rendered, influenced by the vibrancy of street art and urban culture. Reflecting a mix between aesthetic experimentation and deeper explorations on personal events that engage the viewer.
New Haven- Noe Jimenez is a Dominican-American painter. His work has been featured in online publications such as the Dirty Pond and Artist Advocacy. He has exhibited at the Madison Arts Cinema in the two-person show Plompous and has been a regular exhibitor at the New Haven City-Wide shows for the last 3 years. Noé has studied at the Altos de Chavon School of Art in La Romana, Dominican Republic; the University of Urbino in Italy and El Colegio de España, in Salamanca, Spain. This summer he will be joining students from Italy and the United States in a performance piece at the 2011 .
Bozrah- Sculptor and painter, Sikiu Perez gets inspiration from the Ancient Mesoamerican and Art. Her themes are usually the female figure and a wide variety of birds, symbolizing graceful fertility and power. Sikiu has shown her works in art galleries around the USA and in her native Venezuela. Her works can be found in public and private collections in both countries. To learn more about Sikiu Perez go to http://www.sikiuperez.com/
Guilford- Award winning mixed media and , Margarita Rodríguez-Lansberg’s work, has been exhibited in galleries in the USA and Venezuela. Her paintings are included in private collections in both countries.