Miami: Pastel ParadiseMarch 2023
Amy has been honored as one of 18 American artists featured in Miami: Pastel Paradise.
The sheer size and beauty of it was so impressive it took my breath away. I started following the artist on Instagram, he followed me back, and so we digitally connected.
Recently, I noticed that Manolis was calling for artists to apply for inclusion in a show called Miami: Pastel Paradise, to be held in his Manolis Projects gallery and inspired by the pastel hues of the hotels on Miami’s South Beach. I sent samples of my pastel-colored paintings in the remote chance that I would be selected.
The email came a week later that I was selected as one of 18 guest artists to be included in the show. The next step was to paint a 30×40 inch painting in pastel hues in the abstract expressionistic style to be exhibited in the show.
Above: Sneak peek of the Miami: Pastel Paradise exhibition at Manolis Projects in Miami
Above: Bruce Helander, me, J. Steven Manolis
Miami: Pastel Paradise will be up and running through October 30. If you’re in the Miami area and visiting galleries, please stop by!