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DA GRACIAS POR AGUA, triptych by Bobbi Mastrangelo on exhibit at Osceola Arts in Kissimmee FL March 2022

Bobbi Mastrangelo’s “Da Gracias Por Agua” exhibited at Osceola Arts in Kissimmee Florida, March 2022 in The Dream Shapes Exhibit, which presents the art of Florida Sculptors Guild members. DREAM SHAPES: Some people fall asleep and get ideas for artwork, others daydream. These dreams, that have been dancing around in our heads, can be brought […]

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“Acqua Pura”, Mastrangelo’s Newest Sculpture

Many of you are already familiar with my unique art, but if you are new to this website, my art is based on the theme of manhole covers, water covers, and grates, called “Grate Works of Art.”             This sculpture has been given the Italian name for Pure Water, “Acqua […]

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Bobbi Mastrangelo’s “Mueller Water” on Exhibit in STAC Members’ Show, St. James, NY, October 14 – December 10, 2017

Smithtown Township Arts Council (STAC) presents: Member Artist Showcase  A Unique Exhibition of Original Fine Art for Sale by Member Artists Exhibit Dates: October 14 thru December 10, 2017 Mueller Water is based on a hand hole water cover typically 3-4″ in diameter. Mastrangelo has a whole file of small water covers she has discovered […]

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Bobbi Mastrangelo’s Sculpture “Seattle Tribute to Betsy Best”

“The Best of FSG” at Casselberry Art House The Florida Sculptors Guild exhibit runs from Oct 9 th- Oct. 26th Here is Bobbi Mastrangelo’s Artist Statement: “Seattle Tribute” features a rough carved texture of colorful waves, swimming gals and fish. On a lowly sewer cover, “The Circle of Life” evokes a Prayer for Protection. The original gray […]

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Bobbi Mastrangelo’s triptych featured in Baterbys “Cultura De Color” Sept. 1 – 29, 2017

This is the triptych I entered for Baterbys exhibition.  Below  is a description of its meaning and how this art work relates to the Hispanic Culture. My Triptych “Da Gracias Por Agua.” (Give Thanks for Water) reveres the essential element: Water. The first relief quotes several lines from Jorge Argueta’s poem “El Agua:” “El Agua Es […]