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This Years Selected Artist to Host Art on the Avenue’s Preview Party is Nicola Parente

 17th Annual Art on the Avenue: Guests to this year’s event will have the opportunity to bid on original artwork from more than 250 artists including painting, sculpture and jewelry pieces, and the chance to bid on packages including travel, dinners, entertainment, spa experiences and more Avenue CDC’s mission is to improve our community by developing [...]

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Reductive Abstract Artist Nicola Parente’s “Pelagico” Solo Exhibition Opens at Gremillion & Co Fine Art on Oct 18

Opening Reception: Friday October 18, 2013, 6-8PM Gremillion & Co. Fine Art, Inc.  2501 Sunset Blvd. Houston, Texas 77005 – Tel 713-522-2701 Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and by appointment   “I need the sea because it teaches me.” – Pablo Neruda   Nicola Parente has long been captivated by the lessons offered by the sea. From his childhood home [...]

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“Intervals” 2013 features prestigious artists Nicola Parente, Maria Cristina Jadick, Tudor Mitroi, and Masaru Takiguchi at Lone Star College Kingwood Fine Art Gallery

Intervals Exhibition, A quartet of artists meet to share unique visions through painting, sculpture, and installation work at Lone Star College-Kingwood’s art exhibit, “Intervals 2013.”   Maria Cristina Jadick, Tudor Mitroi, Nicola Parente and Masaru Takiguchi will display recent works in the college’s Fine Arts Gallery from Oct. 10 to Nov. 6.   An open house [...]

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Nicola Parente Featured for Texas Top Thirty Exhibition

Art on Fifth Gallery – 3005 South Lamar,  Suite C 110 B, Austin, Texas 78704 September 23 – October 19, 2013 A curated collection of the paintings of many of Texas’ most outstanding visual artists. Organized by Austin artist Allison Gregory, PAWS for a PURRpose, benefiting the Texas Humane Legislation Network and the South Texas College [...]

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Artist Nicola Parente’s Site Specific Art Installation “Colony Collapse” Brings Unique Awareness to Declining Honey Bee Population

  “If the bees disappear, mankind would have only 4 more years of life.”           – Einstein   Houston-based artist Nicola Parente combines his keen artistic vision with his concern for the earth’s delicate ecosystems in his new work entitled Colony Collapse. This site-specific installation of over 2700 recycled brown paper bags lined from floor [...]

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Artist Nicola Parente Named One of Houston’s 100 Creatives by Houston Press

100 Creatives 2013: Nicola Parente, Abstract Painter and Photographer By Steve Jansen, Houston Press, Wed., Mar. 20 2013 Click on Image to read full article.  

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Abstract Artist Nicola Parente is honored to be selected as the featured artist for the Bayou Review, A Literary and Visual Arts Journal, The University of Houston DT

The Bayou Review, A Literary and Visual Arts Jounal, Volume 26, Issue I, University of Houston DT By Ana Laurel, General Editor Click image to view full article.

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Fine Art Photographer Nicola Parente selected for Houston Center for Photography 2013 Print Auction Exhibition

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Abstract Painter Nicola Parente Featured in Award Winning Documentary “Collector’s Waltz”

“Collectors Waltz” Premiere & Soundtrack Performance:  An Award Winning Documentary Film by Writer/Director Michel Muylle,  featuring Artist: Nicola Parente, Lucinda Cobley, Joseph Cohen, J. Antonio Farfan, Daniel Kayne, and McKay Otto. Soundtrack by Kristine Mills. @ M2 Gallery  339 West 19th St, The Heighs, Houston, 77008  Tuesday, October 30, 6:30 – 9:00 PM

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Laura U Features Artwork by Nicola Parente for Inaugural Fall Art Fare

Laura U, Inc. inaugural Fall Art Fare event will feature the works of abstract artist Nicola Parente benefitting Communities in Schools on October 24, 2012, 6-9 PM.  Laura U Interior Design was recently awarded Best of Show by the American Society of Interior Designers, Texas Gulf Coast Chapter (ASID TGCC). Over the last five years Laura U, Inc. has won 12 ASID [...]

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