Andrea Arroyo is an artist living and working in New York City. Her award-winning artwork is exhibited, published and reviewed extensively and is featured in public, corporate and private collections around the world. Ms. Arroyo is also a Speaker, Lecturer, Consultant and Curator.
"Lilith and her Sisters" Sherman Creek Park, NYC. Commissioned by NoMAA and the New York Restoration Project. Summer 2014
"Women of Sugar Hill" New site-specific installation "If You Build It," No Longer Empty/BHC. Through August, 2014, NYC
UPCOMING SOLO SHOW National Women's Rights Gallery, Seneca Falls, NY, September 2014.
Women of Sugar Hill
SPECIAL EVENTS: 7/12, 19, 26 Jazz Legend Ms. Marjorie Eliot, Piano Andrea Arroyo, Live Painting In conjunction with "The Women of Sugar Hill" exhibition, If You Build It Project NLE/BHC. More info
Recent Individual Exhibition: Andrea Arroyo “Memories Interlaced” Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial Center, housed in the restored Audubon Ballroom (built in 1912 and the site of the assassination of Malcolm X in 1965.)
"SACRED WOMEN"Selected as Pick of the Week, The New York Times. Also featured in: The Morning News"Sacred Women" watch WPIX-TV; NY1-TV: "Great things to do across the city"; NY1 Noticias-TV, Notimex, the Associated Press andWomenWorking:"Andrea Arroyo-Art Without Borders"read; "Andrea Arroyo-Boldly Inspired by Mythology"watch
"Flor de Tierra" An ongoing project in homage to the more than 400 women of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico that have been murdered since the early 90s and whose deaths have not been brought to justice. The project has been exhibited at different stages and has received support from the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, The Puffin Foundation, and the Manhattan Community Arts Fund, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.
NEWS AND EVENTS Current Group Exhibits:"Women of Sugar Hill" organized by No Longer Empty and Broadway Housing Communities, New York City, July-August 2014. “Uptown Arts Review” Grantees Exhibition, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, New York City, July 2014. “Mix Masters” Exhibition, ArtHaus Gallery, San Francisco, CA, July 2014. Art Auction: “Art for Aids” San Francisco, CA. September 2014. Public Art: "Lilith and her Sisters" Sherman Creek Park, commissioned by NoMAA and the New York Restoration Project. New York City, Summer 2014. Recent Awards & Honors:Outstanding Woman of New York, U.S. Department of State, Arts in Embassies Program. Recent/Current Curatorial Projects (featured on CNN, NY1, AP, The New York Times, The New York Daily News, La Jornada, Notimex, El Mundo and Univision, among others)"Dos Generaciones," "Women Inspired," "Women in the Heights", "Art Without Borders," "AriZONA, Artists Respond to the Immigration Issue," "September 11, Past, Present and Future."
PUBLIC SPEAKING: Ms. Arroyo lectures at schools, universities, corporations and institutions. Please contact her directly for bookings.
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