Pat Cleveland

Southwest Florida Artist

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2018 Auction for ACT

Arts for Act auction 2018
Tranquility oil on canvas 30" x 40" is the painting I have donated to the annual auction for ACT. It was inspired by a mall in Newport Beach Ca. called Fashion Island had beautiful waterlily ponds. The auction will be November 10 at the Hyatt Regency Resort, estero, Fl. Read more

Mystical Magenta SOLD

cattleya orchid
This oil on canvas painting was juried into the Live Auction for Arts for ACT auction 2017 to be held at Hyatt Regency Resort, Estero, Fl. November 11 Read more

"Uprising 2016

Uprising 2016
An oil on canvas painting, Uprising 2016, 20" x 24" is what I had in mind about the unrest in the world at this time It has been accepted and on exhibit at Arts For ACT Gallery, First St., River District, Ft. Myers, Fl. for the jueid July Show. Read more

"Love Conquers Hate"

Positive/Negative Theme Show
This painting was juried into the theme Positive/ Negative Show June 2 2017 to June 26 2017 at Sidney, Berne Davis Art Center, River District, Ft. Myers, Fl. It is an oil on canvas 24" x 30" depicting my interpretation of positive, negative emotions. Read more

A Retrospective Exhibit

early and new work
Arts for ACT Gallery River District, Ft. Myers, Fl. features oli paintings by Pat Cleveland for the month of May, opening May 5 through May 29. The artist shows early work when her vision was normal to new work since she has impaired vision due to macular degeneration. Read more

Receiving an award for 28 years of donating art to Arts for ACT

Arts for ACT Award
At Arts for ACT Auction October 29, 2016 I was an honoree for donating paintings to the fundraiser for 28 years. Here pictured receiving the award at Harborside Event Center, Ft. Myers, Fl. Read more

The Enchanted Forest

Theme, fantasy
This is an oil painting on canvas, 24" x 36" selected for juried theme show at ACT Gallery, Ft. Myers Fl. month of July, 2016 Read more

"The Colors of MUsic"

"The Colors of Music"
My second pzinting in the theme juried show at Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Ft. Myers, Fl. June 3 - June 22, 2016. This is an oil on canvas painting depicting a violin, roses, and musical notes with rainbow colors in the background. The show's theme is "Notes', handwritten, monetary, or... Read more

"Rhapsody in Blue"

One of my paintings in the show, "Notes"
This painting is a watercolor, mixed media showing actual musical notes from the music and a photo of the composer, George Gershwin. One of my favorite pieces of music and what I believe was Gershwin's masterpiece. Read more

Artist's Loss of Vision Displayed through Work

Retrospective Exhibit at Cape Coral Library,12/2015
This article was published in The Ft. Myers, Fl. News-Press Thursday, December 10,,2015. Re: my retrospective Exhibit at the Cape Coral Library. Read more