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American artist David Amoroso shows his admiration for Latin culture through his artwork. His artistic passion is divided between photography and acrylic canvases. His interests have brought him to exhibit and work in various places in the Washington, DC area, Mexico, Central and South America.
David Amoroso, artista americano, destaca mucho su admiración por la cultura latina; la cual conoce muy a fondo. Su pasión artéstica la combina entre la fotografía y los lienzos acrilicos. Su gusto lo ha llevado a exhibir y trabajar en varios lugares del área metropolitana de Washington, DC, México, Centro y Sur América.

Press & Announcements:

"Everything But The Kitschen Sync" March 2009

La Luz de Jesus Gallery's 12th Annual Group Show - March 6 - 29, 2009. Opening Reception Friday March 6, 2009 from 8:00-11:00 pm.

RVA online magazine - December 2008

Read what RVA magazine has to say about AmorosoArt.

AmorosoArt at Miss Pixie’s Furnishings & Whatnot - November 22, 2008

New paintings by David Amoroso will be exhibited at Miss Pixie’s Furnishings & Whatnot. Be sure to stop by to view new AmorosoArt and peruse what Miss Pixie has in her amazing store! See how great AmorosoArt looks on shocking pink walls!!! Reception: Saturday, November 22, 2008 7:00 to 10:00pm
Miss Pixie’s Furnishings & Whatnot
1626 14th Street, NW Washington, DC 20009

Fifth Annual Dia de los Muertos Fiesta - November 1, 2008

2008 evite

Richmond Folk Festival - October 10-12 2008

The Virginia Folklife Program presented the annual Richmond Folk Festival.

Washington Post 2008 Travel Contest

This image taken at Lake Patzcuaro received an honorable mention in the Washington Post's ninth annual photo contest. The story and winner's gallery can be viewed here. Once you are there, click on the thumbnails tab to find the full-sized image.




All Arlington Salon 2008

Friday, August 1 - Saturday, September 13, 2008.
Ellipse Art Center
4350 North Fairfax Drive, Suite 125, Arlington, VA 22203. (703) 228-7710
Opening Reception Thursday, July 31, 7 - 9 p.m.
With Flamenco Guitarist Gerard Moreno performing. Parking is free and open late on the night of the reception.
A non-juried exhibition of the work of artists who live, work, study or have a studio in Arlington, Virginia.

Viajeros - A Portrait Series at GMU - March 31 - April 18, 2008

Viajeros invitation


George Mason University, Mason Hall Alumni Atrium Gallery
4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030. Phone 703-993-8950
Reception - Wednesday, April 9. 2008 - 5:30 - 7:30 PM
Read a review from El Diario de Hoy (pdf) and view pictures of the exhibit. Here is a review from George Mason University's Patriot Entrepreneur.

"Everything But The Kitschen Sync"

La Luz de Jesus Gallery's 11th Annual Group Show - March 7 - 30, 2008. Opening Reception Friday, March 7, 2008, 8:00-11:00 pm.

2007 Dia de los Muertos


On Friday, November 2, from 7:00pm to 9:00pm, the Arlington Arts Center is pleased to host the fourth annual El Dia de los Muertos celebration, featuring memorial altars, music by Mariachi Fiesta, a dance presentation by Grupo Awal de Chiquirichapa, and traditional foods like pan de muerto and hot chocolate. Guests are invited to bring mementos to place on the altars in memory of those of those who have died.

The event is free and open to individuals and families. This is a popular event: reservations are required. For more information or to reserve a spot, please call 703-248-6800.

On Saturday, November 3, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm, the AAC will host the fourth annual mask-making and sugar skull decorating workshop for ages 10-14. An opportunity to learn about this important Mexican holiday, this free workshop for middle school age children includes a presentation about the activities associated with Day of the Dead, mask-making, sugar skull decorating, and story telling of all sorts.

Space is limited at this popular workshop-please reserve a spot by calling 703-248-6800.
Read a review from El Diario de Hoy (pdf).

Art class gives inmates a creative outlet

Kevin Mendoza, 20, of Silver Spring is beginning the third month of a nine-month sentence at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility in Boyds for concealing a deadly weapon. Read the entire story here.

Prince William County Immigration Rally

September 2, 2007 - slideshow.

Visualizing El Barrio

painting from the exhibition

August 6 – September 13, 2007
Closing Reception Thursday, September 6, 5-7 PM

Eight local Artists interpret the streets, homes, and landscapes of Washington D.C. Latino Neighborhoods.

  • David Amoroso
  • Roxana Bravo
  • Karlisima
  • Elena Maza
  • Baby Martinez
  • Pepe Piedra
  • Juan Pineda
  • Nicholas Shi

Curated by Robb Hernandez. Closing reception with Artist and Curator talk, Thursday, September 6, 5-7 PM.
The Union Gallery - Adele H. Stamp Student Union – Center for Campus Life, First Floor, University of Maryland (301) 314-8493. Here is the information from the Union Gallery website. Gallery hours are M-Th, 10AM - 6PM, Fri & Sat, 11AM - 4PM.

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