Opening Reception: “Cityscapes by Ben Aronson”

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Event:
Opening Reception: “Cityscapes by Ben Aronson”
Date:
November 3, 2013 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free with membership or regular museum admission
Organizer:
Asheville Art Museum
Phone:
828-253-3227
Venue:
Asheville Art Museum
Phone:
828-253-3227
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2 S. Pack Square, Asheville, NC, 28801, United States

On Sunday, November 3rd, there will be an opening reception celebrating the Museum’s new exhibition Cityscapes by Ben Aronson, organized and previously exhibited by the Georgia Museum of Art.

Perhaps best known today for depictions of men on Wall Street, American contemporary artist Ben Aronson also creates eloquently expressive cityscapes. This exhibition includes a mix of architectural and pedestrian scenes that capture the energy of rapid urban life in a painterly manner.

Aronson, an American figurative painter, captures fleeting moments and personal memories in his depictions of city life. His paintings feature interplay between light and dark colors, highlighting movement and energy in the compositions. Continue reading…