“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, grates and drains, called “Grate Works of             Art.” It has been given the Italian name for Pure Water, “Acqua Read More …

The Great Challenge for Mars Grate

Before I begin this Blog about the creation of my Mars Grate, I HAVE A CONFESSION TO MAKE. I now need help to complete some of my artworks.  And that is because I am the SURVIVOR OF A HEMORRHAGIC STROKE. It happened on that fateful evening of October 31, 2017. What a MEAN TRICK for Read More …

Mastrangelo’s Art Exhibited in The Women in the Arts Competition at the Orlando Public Library March 7- April 24, 2020.

Bobbi Mastrangelo has been selected as one of the finalists in Women in the Arts competition to be held at the Orlando Public Library. March 7 – April 24, 2020. The Women in the Arts Awards reception and “Meet the Artist” gallery walk are on Saturday, March 28 at 2:00 PM. All events are free Read More …

WEBSITE WELCOME to ART LOVERS

DEAR ART LOVERS, WELCOME TO THIS UNIQUE WEBSITE FEATURING MANHOLE ART Why Manhole Covers? (instead of portraits or landscapes?) The question most people ask is “Why did you ever pick such a ridiculous theme?”  Some people even shake their heads when they think about the mundane iron covers we all walk over. Well, it all began when Read More …

“Plastics Under Cover” – “Grate Works of Art” on exhibit at Orlando History Center

“Plastics Under Cover” “Grate Works of Art” my current exhibit has “Un Covered” new and exciting challenges. In a regular museum or gallery, labels only present a few details like the title and size of an art work. But a History Museum, like Orlando’s Orange County Regional History Center, wants to “Un Cover” all the Read More …

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 Read More …

Bobbi Mastrangelo’s “Attleboro Grate” Donation for Attleboro Arts Museum Gala Fundraiser: October 12 – November 1, 2017.

Bobbi Mastrangelo donated “Attleboro Grate”  for Attleboro Arts Museum Gala Fundraiser October 12-November 1, 2017. Since 2001, I have been donating art for Attleboro Art Museum’s annual fundraiser.  Proceeds from the auction fund colorful and innovative arts programs for all levels of artists and art students.  The on-line bidding opens on October 12, 2017.  Here is Read More …

Bobbi Mastrangelo’s “Grate Little Prints” at CityArts Factory Orlando September 21 – October 14, 2017

Bobbi Mastrangelo’s framed Giclee Prints are on exhibit in the Members Small Works Show of  ArtistsRegistry.com at CityArtsFactory. Bobbi’s framed prints relate to her theme of water covers and manhole covers.  The artist has personalized each one of her Giclee Prints by incorporating hand written quotes into the art. “Pioneer Water Adapter” Enhanced Giclee 13″ x 16″ framed “The way Read More …

Bobbi Mastrangelo’s Art displayed at 1st Thursdays 2017 Summer Exhibition at the Hyatt Regency Orlando

Five of Bobbi Mastrangelo’s unique sculpture relief works will be on view from July 7 – October 31, 2017 in Orlando Museum Art’s 1st Thursdays Collaboration with the Hyatt Regency Hotel on International Drive. The Orlando Museum of Art (OMA) and Hyatt Regency Orlando have formed a partnership that brings selections from the work of Central Read More …

Bobbi Mastrangelo’s “Florida Citrus 467-1” Makes History

On May 3, 2017, my mixed media sculpture went to its new home at Orange County Regional History Center in Orlando Florida. Now “Florida Citrus 467-1” has additional numbers.  Its Official Accession Number is #2017.016. Many of my creations have interesting stories of the challenges I encountered.  Our Florida Artists’ Registry Members were invited to exhibit at Orlando Read More …