• Force of Nature
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 16" x 16"
    • Mountains on top of Mountains
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 16" x 16"
    • Thin Ice
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 48" x 48"
    • Open Water
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 40" x 80"
    • Running Barefoot
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 48" x 48"
    • Spring. 4am. Iceland
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 24" x 24"
    • Spring. 5am. Iceland
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 24" x 24"
    • Winter. 3pm. Iceland
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 24" x 24"
    • Winter. Midnight. Iceland
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 24" x 24"
    • Odyssey
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 80" x 80"
    • Ripe
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 60" x 48"
    • Candyland
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 72" x 60"
    • Sweet Mercy
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 72" x 60"
    • SOLD
    • Creamsicle
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 60" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Midnight River Roll
    • Wax, Pigments and Mixed Media
    • 60" x 48"
    • Eventide
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 48" x 66"
    • Rare Bird
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 48" x 66"
    • Eyes Above the Waves
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 48" x 66"
    • Jewel
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 48" x 66"
    • Cavendish
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 15 3/4" x 15 3/4"
    • On Top of the World
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 15 3/4" x 15 3/4"
    • Argyle
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 15 3/4" x 15 3/4"
    • As Far As I Can See
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 15 3/4" x 15 3/4"
    • Encounter
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Awash
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Blue Ice
    • Wax and mixed media
    • 40 x 40 inches
    • Peaceful Interlude
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 15 3/4" x 15 3/4"
    • Mustard and Sky
    • Wax and Mixed Media
    • 36" x 48"
    • Better Than Honey Series 2
    • Mixed Media Oil and Watercolor Monoprint
    • 45" x 34" (framed)
    • Better Than Honey Series 4
    • Mixed Media Oil and Watercolor Monoprint
    • 45" x 34" (framed)
    • Feels Like Home Series 2
    • Mixed Media Oil and Watercolor Monoprint
    • 45" x 34" (framed)
    • Twilight Rendezvous Series 2
    • Mixed Media Oil and Watercolor Monoprint
    • 45" x 34" (framed)
    • FSIceland Series 5
    • Mixed Media Oil and Watercolor Monoprint
    • 34.5" x 26.5" (framed)
    • FSIceland Series 7
    • Mixed Media Oil and Watercolor Monoprint
    • 34.5" x 26.5" (framed)
    • FSIceland Series 8
    • Mixed Media Oil and Watercolor Monoprint
    • 34.5" x 26.5" (framed)
    • Firewall
    • Commissioned painting for
    • private office, Denver, CO
    • encaustic, mixed media on panel
    • 36" x 108"
    • SOLD
    • Electric Spring
    • beeswax, pigment, ink, mixed media on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Island Music
    • beeswax, pigment, ink, mixed media on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Midnight Sun
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • On the Rocks
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • Wonderland
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • We All Breath the Same Air
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Sea of Stars
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Sky Maneuvers
    • beeswax, ink, pigment on panel
    • 40" x 40"
    • SOLD
    • The Portal
    • beeswax, pigment, ink, marble dust on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Turtle Cove
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Baby Beach
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Bikini Salsa
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Hanalei Bay
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Almost Paradise
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 36" x 36"
    • SOLD
    • Pukalani
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 48" x 48"
    • SOLD
    • Sugar Train
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 36" x 36"
    • SOLD
    • No Trespassing
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 36" x 36"
    • SOLD
    • Teacher's Pet
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 40" x 40"
    • SOLD
    • The Sun the Moon and the Stars
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 36" x 36"
    • Ghost
    • beeswax, pigment, spray on panel
    • 36" x 36"
    • SOLD
    • Sweet Bootleg Magic
    • beeswax, ink, pigment on panel
    • 40" x 40"
    • SOLD
    • Wyoming Fever
    • beeswax, ink, pigment on panel
    • 40" x 40"
    • SOLD
    • Middle Earth
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • 24" x 24"
    • Half Listened to the Waves
    • beeswax, pigment, ink on panel
    • SOLD

Artist Statement

I like to defy expectations and stretch the boundaries of the landscape format.
Integrated into my repertoire are the earthscapes, culture, and music
I encounter during my travels. I paint what I know.

Artist Bio

Patricia Aaron, an established Colorado artist, has been featured in numerous museum, gallery, university, and airport exhibitions.

Recent museum and corporate acquisitions of Aaron’s work include: Hafnarborg Museum of Culture and Art, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland, Delta Airlines Corporation (Atlanta, GA), Sun City Corporation Kobe Towers (Kobe, Japan), Hogan Lovells (Denver, CO), Metropolitan Homes (Denver, CO),CAA ICON (Denver, CO), and Sysco (Denver, CO). Commissions include: Sun City Corporation (Kanagawa, Japan), Liberty Global (Denver, CO), the Museum of Outdoor Arts (Englewood, CO), Hogan Lovells, (Denver, CO), and private residential commissions (Chicago, IL, and Newport Beach, CA).

Selected US and European venues featuring Aaron’s work in solo and invitational exhibitions: Hafnarborg Museum of Culture and Art, Hafnarfjodur, Iceland; Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavik, Iceland; Denver International Airport Terminal Gallery, Denver, CO; Museum of Outdoor Arts, Englewood, CO; Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper WY; Metropolitan State University Center for Visual Arts, Denver, CO; Colorado Women’s College of Denver University, Denver, CO; Colorado Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, CO; Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH; Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, Louisiana; University of Denver Myhren Gallery, Denver CO; Adams State University, Alamosa, CO; Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, Arvada, CO; Arts |Brookfield Republic Plaza, Denver, CO; Regis University, Denver, CO, Loveland Museum, Loveland, CO; Radcliffe College Bunting Institute, Cambridge, MA; Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI; LaGrange Art Museum, LaGrange, GA; The Painting Center, NY, NY; Space Gallery, Denver, CO; Globe Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM; Water Street Gallery, Douglas, MI; Gallery 212, Miami, FL.
Aaron earned a MFA from University of Denver School of Art and Art History in Denver, Colorado, and a BS in Business Management from University of Maryland.

Artist fellowships include: Hafnarborg Museum of Culture and Art, Hafnarfjodur, Iceland, Oehme Graphics, Steamboat Springs, CO, Sambaed Islenskra Myndlistarmanna, Reykjavik, Iceland, Hui No’eau, Maui, HI, Ucross Foundation, Ucross, Wyoming, Museum of Outdoor Arts, Englewood, Colorado, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, Colorado, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Amherst, Virginia (1996, 2016).

Space Gallery, Denver, Colorado, and Globe Fine Art Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico represent Aaron’s work. Aaron is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Denver, Denver, CO.

Publications

Selected Publications

Paglia, Michael and Chandler, Mary Voelz. Colorado Abstract Painters and Sculptors, Fresco Fine Art Publications [Albuquerque, NM] 2009.

Studio Visit Magazine, Open Print Studios [Boston, MA] 2015; American Art Collector (2007, 2008, 2010 and 2012);

Southwest Art Magazine (2011); The Art Students League of Denver cover art and artist interview (summer 2014) ; Santa Fean (summer 2014); The Artist’s Magazine, Finalist Award, Abstract Category (2010).

Activities

Artist Residencies and Fellowships

2016 SIM Residency, Reykjavik, Iceland

2016 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA), Amherst, VA

2015 Hui No’eau, Maui, HI

2014 Ucross Foundation, Ucross, WY

2013 Museum of Outdoor Arts (MOA), Englewood, CO

2007 Anderson Ranch Arts Center (ARAC), Snowmass, CO

2001 Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI), Santa Fe, NM

1994 Virginia Center for Creative Arts (VCCA), Amherst, VA

reviews

Selected Reviews and Interviews

Schler, David. YouTube, Denver International Airport Patricia Aaron Passport, 24 February 2016. Video.

Schler, David. YouTube, Patricia Aaron Painter, 15 November 2015. Video.

Ellingboe, Sonya. “Encaustic Painter Keeps Busy Pace”, Englewood Herald, Highlands Ranch Herald, Centennial Citizen [Colorado], 16 April 2015. Print.

Roberts, Heather. “Featured Artist Q&A Interview”, RFPaints.com, 30 April 2015. Web.

“Pasatiempo”, The New Mexican’s Weekly Magazine of Arts, Entertainment & Culture, 1 May 2015. Print.

Van Cleve, Emily. “Art Openings and Reviews”, Santa Fean Now [Santa Fe, NM], 30 April 2015. Print.

“Art Previews”, Santa Fean Magazine [Santa Fe, NM], 30 April 2015. Print.

Kovack, Joe. “Artists of Note”, Southwest Art Magazine, April 2015. Print.

Belz, Carl. Studio Visit Magazine, Open Studios Press [Boston, MA], Winter 2015.

“Alumni Update”, University of Denver Magazine [Denver, CO], Fall 2014. Print.

Paglia, Michael. “Now Showing: Space Gallery Grand Opening”, Westword [Denver, CO], 26 June-2 July, 2014. Print.

McCarty, Kim. “Interview with Patricia Aaron”, Art Students League Summer 2014 Catalog [Denver, CO]. Print.

Eversly, Richard. YouTube, Pat Aaron Video Exploration of Urban Abstract: Rural Grid Museum of Outdoor Arts, 30 March 2014. Video.

Singer, Dahlia. “Art in Process: Patricia Aaron and Chandler Romeo”, 5280 The Denver Magazine [Denver, CO], 11 December 2013. Web.

Keen, Mike and Issac, Erik. “Pat Aaron Interview”, Untitled Art Show, 7 November 2013 (Episode 242). Web.

Ellingboe, Sonya. “Graffiti Gives Birth to Art Concept”, The Independent [Littleton, CO], 7 November 2013. Print.

Ellingboe, Sonya. “Graffiti Gives Birth to Art Concept”, Highlands Ranch Herald [Highlands Ranch, CO], 7 November 2013. Print.

Ellingboe, Sonya. “Street Art Inspires Abstract Works.” Englewood Herald, 12 April 2013. Print.

Paglia, Michael. “Art beat”, Westword [Denver, CO] 23-29 May 2013. Print.

Paglia, Michael. “The Impressive Art of the State Showcases the Work of 160 Colorado Artists”, Westword [Denver, CO], 28 February 2013. Print.

“Alumni Update”, University of Denver Magazine [Denver, CO], Spring 2013. Print.

“Meet the Art District”, Denver Art District on Santa Fe blog YouTube interview, 1 March 2012. Web.

Fox, Christopher. “Patricia Aaron: Honest Work”, Denver Dart [Denver, CO] 9 March 2012. Web.

Ellingboe, Sonya. “Rust Belt Colored Artist’s View.” Littleton Independent [Littleton, CO], 1 March 2012. Print.

“Water Street Gallery Showcases Ten New Artists”, The Commercial Record/Resorter [Douglas, MI] 3 May 2012. Print.

Ellingboe, Sonya. “A Handsome Show”, Littleton Independent [Littleton, CO], 20 January 2011. Print.

Paglia, Michael. “Scapes and Sky/Sea”, Westword [Denver, CO], 13 November 2007. Print.

Chandler, Mary Voelz. “Critics Choice”, Rocky Mountain News [Denver, CO] 22 January 2005, Print.

Paglia, Michael. “North American Sculpture Exhibition.” Westword [Denver, CO] 20 May 2004. Print.

Chandler, Mary Voelz. “Critics Choice”, Rocky Mountain News [Denver, CO] 24 January 2004. Print.

Paglia, Michael. “Artbeat”, Westword [Denver, CO] 22 January 2004. Print.

MacMillan, Kyle. “Oblique Angle”, The Denver Post [Denver, CO], 14 November 2003. Print.

Stanfield, Alyson B. “Dive in”, Boulder Weekly [Boulder, CO] 13 November 2003. Print.

Chandler, Mary Voelz. “Studios Show Seasonal Glow.” Rocky Mountain News [Denver, CO] 13 October 2003. Print.

Ellingboe, Sonya. “Oblique Angle – Eight Responses to Line, Mass and Space.” Englewood Herald [Englewood, CO], 4 July 2003. Print.

Paglia, Michael. “Art beat”, Westword [Denver, CO] 19 June 2003. Print

Chandler, Mary Voelz. “Western Art Space More Open”, Rocky Mountain News [Denver, CO] 10 January 2003. Print.

Chandler, Mary Voelz. “Critics Choice”, Rocky Mountain News [Denver, CO] 28 September 2002. Print.

Chandler, Mary Voelz. “CU Show Radiates with Grace”, Rocky Mountain News [Denver, CO], 20 September 2002. Print.

Paglia, Michael. “Up, Up and Away”, Westword [Denver, CO] 19 September 2002. Print.

MacMillan, Kyle. “An Art Show Sans Boundaries”, The Denver Post [Denver, CO], 28 January 2001. Print.

Bradley, Jeff. “The Gallery Scene”, The Denver Post [Denver, CO] 27 September 1997. Print.

Brace, Eric. “Hanging up the Wash”, The Washington Post [Washington, D.C.] 6 June 1994. Print.

Day, Meredith-Fife. “Using Nature and Cast-offs to Create New Forms”, Belmont Citizen, [Belmont, MA] 24 June 1993. Print.

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