Carlos Aleman Brings Dark Chocolate to Delray’s Arts Garage!

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I had the privilege of visiting with local artist and writer, Carlos Aleman, just before the debut of his latest Dark Chocolate exhibit (called “Samurai”) and was happily introduced to his wife, Jean, and surrounded by his wonderful works.

Carlos and I sat down last August, and I was very impressed with not only his talent, but also his kindness. He is worldly, imaginitive, and prolific in his expression of his creative genius. Be sure to catch this local treasure’s latest exhibit–Samurai Dark Chocolate at Delray’s Arts Garage! Why asked for the play-on-words reason behind the name of the exhibit, Carlos explained:

“Dark Chocolate is the nutritious, antioxidant-rich form of the deliciousness derived from the cocoa seed. So, a “Dark Chocolate” Japan, for instance, would be the best version of Japan–or, at least what I like best about it. And, this Samurai Dark Chocolate is an extension of what…

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Last Thursday

Thanks to all that came out to say hi and browse my new exhibit, Samurai Dark Chocolate.  It means a lot to me that people came after work on a Thursday night.  If you’re in South Florida and didn’t get a chance to see the gallery opening, the exhibit will run through August 11th (8/11/16).  You can also purchase the paperback or e-book on Amazon.

nine four Gallery at Arts Garage
94 NE 2nd Ave
(Pineapple Grove)
Delray Beach, FL 33444

Friday 10AM–6PM
Saturday 12–6PM
Sunday Closed
Monday 10AM–6PM
Tuesday 10AM–6PM
Wednesday 0AM–6PM
Thursday 10AM–6PM

Samurai Dark Chocolate in paperback and Kindle

Samurai Dark Chocolate (If you’re unable to attend the gallery opening next week (7/21/16), get the book today!

Available on Amazon as a paperback (under $10) and as a Kindle e-book for only $0.99.  Features paintings and mixed media works created after a visit to Kyoto, Japan (2013 – 2016).  This 39 page book includes impressions of anime, manga, samurais, geishas, monsters and more.

Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/Samurai-Dark-Chocolate-Carlos-Aleman/dp/1535292180

Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/Samurai-Dark-Chocolate-Carlos-Aleman-ebook/dp/B01IIZOW5M

Samurai Dark Chocolate


I’m happy to announce that my next art show will be at Arts Garage in Delray Beach, Florida.  I hope you can stop by to meet me on the evening of July 21 at 7:00pm.

nine four Gallery at Arts Garage
94 NE 2nd Ave
(Pineapple Grove)
Delray Beach, FL 33444

Eventbrite link:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/carlos-aleman-samurai-dark-chocolate-art-opening-reception-tickets-26173432441

Facebook Event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1554895304805936/


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