Patricia Aaron

Just when you think Patricia Aaron’s work strikes a familiar chord, when the underlying intent seems to be something simple, she flips things on their heads and expands the conversation. There are themes of home and domestic life in her work, of nature and sites that inspire her and of investigations into numerous materials from paint and wood to steel, wax and fiber. Hers is pluralistic work – abstraction prodded by conceptualism.  It catches a viewer off guard while turning painting, mark-making and sculpture into objects and installations that continue
to surprise.

Aaron has begun working in encaustics, that lush material that stands on its own while serving as a vehicle for color and form.  And it is those two components of abstraction that now engage her, as this intellectual traveler has marked a path that streamlines her search
for the confluence of two- and three-dimensional work.

Profile written by Mary Voelz Chandler
Reprinted with the permission of Fresco Fine ArtPublications, LLC, Albuquerque, NM Copyright 2009

The Sun, Moon and the Stars

The Sun, the Moon, and the Stars

Hiatus Series 2014

Ucross Foundation fellowship in April of 2014 inspired Pat’s new series Hiatus. The painting “The Sun, Moon and Stars” is 36×36 inches created with beeswax, pigment and ink.

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About Patricia

Pat Graffiti Just when you think Patricia Aaron’s work strikes a familiar chord, when the underlying intent seems to be something simple, she flips things on their heads and expands the conversation.

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2014 Exhibits and Events

No Trespassing, encaustic and ink, 36 x 36 inches, ©2014

Barn Jam Square Dance, encaustic and ink, 36 x 36 inches, ©2014

July 27 – September 9 at Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH  78th Midyear Exhibition

August 15 – September 20, 2014 at SPACE Gallery 400 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO Natural Surroundings Artist Reception: August 28, 6-9 pm

August 7 – September 13 at Niza Knoll Gallery, 915 Santa Fe Drive, Denver , CO  Not Everything is Black and White

September 10 – November 20 at Republic Plaza, 370 Seventeenth St. Denver, CO Interplay- Faculty and Students Reception: September 19, 2014  5:30 – 8 pm

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Representation and Contact

WhispertalkWhispertalk, encaustic and ink on panel, 36 x 36 inches ©2013.

Patricia Aaron’s work is represented by galleries in Denver, CO, Santa Fe, NM and Douglas, MI Please visit their websites for more information.

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