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Dreaming Awake (Havana)
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Ichetucknee Springs Etude
At the Shinto Shrine I, Miyajima Japan
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Ginnie Springs
Monoprint I (NFS)
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ENTER THE WORLD OF PATRICE BOYES FINE ART

A Modern Artist

Since 2015, Patrice has been showing artistic work in both individual and collective shows around Gainesville, Florida. Pieces by Patrice can be found across several galleries on a rotating basis throughout the year. Explore the patriceboyes.com site in order to view all current collections and exhibits.

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STORY OF AN ARTIST

Patrice Boyes

My name is Patrice Boyes, and I am an artist based in the Gainesville, Florida area who encourages everyone to "see" natural and emotional landscapes a little differently. I hope to provide you with the best possible experience through artistic expression.

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"Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do"

Edgar Degas

MY CV

EXHIBITION AT RUM 138 GALLERY

Opens November 17, 2018

My second solo show will open with a Reception from 6 to 8 pm on November 17 at Rum 138 Gallery north of Gainesville in Fort White, Florida. The show features 30+ works devoted to the major Springs of the Santa Fe River.

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EXHIBITION AT TURNER CENTER FOR THE ARTS

 April 9 to June 6, 2018

Exhibits at 31st Annual Spring into Art Exhibition at the Turner Center for the Arts in Valdosta, GA, two abstract expressionist paintings inspired by my trip to a seaside Shinto Shrine in Japan, August 2017.

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EXHIBITION AT THOMAS CENTER GALLERY

Sept. 29, 2017 to Jan. 1, 2018

My painting of Ichetucknee Springs was selected by jurors for exhibit in the City of Gainesville's show, "Cross Creek Rising: The Consciousness of Land and Water." The painting, "Ichetucknee Etude," was exhibited in the City's Historic Thomas Center Gallery.

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SOLO EXHIBIT, PRESIDENT'S GALLERY, SANTA FE COLLEGE

August 1, 2017-September 1, 2017

"Luminous Portfolio: Selected Works by Patrice Boyes" was exhibited in the President's Gallery at Santa Fe College in Gainesville, Florida. A selection of abstract paintings and interpretations of local Springs was featured.

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SANTA FE SPRINGS PLEIN AIR INVITATIONAL PAINT-OUT

April 11-15, 2018

April 21-26, 2017

I approached this invitational plein-air event with non-traditional methods and atypical canvas sizes, and created five luminous paintings of local Springs using only palette knives.

I hope my work interests you. Contact me today to learn more.

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Springs Melodies-Alto

One of 30+ works to appear in the Rum 138 Exhibit, opening Nov. 17, 2018. Please Email me for more details.

Ancient Gate to Spirit World

Miyajima, Japan August 2017

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Lake Santa Fe Shore

Melrose, FL March 2018

Ginnie Springs Musings

April 2017

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Cuba, with Carnation in Hand

Quiet time in a courtyard in Old Havana, Cuba, inspired a series of paintings to embody the enduring spirit of the Cuban people. 36x60 in. Acrylic on canvas. Price on request. 

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Dreaming While Awake

With apologies to Jose Marti, this painting is part of the series from a quiet hour in a crumbling courtyard in Old Havana, Cuba. 36x48 in. Acrylic on canvas. Price on request.

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Death in the Afternoon

Another work in my series from a crumbling ruin of a courtyard in Old Havana, Cuba. The passion of this piece hearkens back to Hemingway's deep love for Cuba. 36x48 in. Acrylic. Price on request.