Jose Acosta Art Blog
by JOSE , November 8, 2009—12:00 AM
Jose Acosta receives Certificate of Appreciation from Union City
On Saturday, November 7, 2009 the Cuban-American Artist Jose Acosta participated in The Union City Art & Book Expo. The event was held at Jos__ Marti Freshman Academy in Union City, New Jersey.
This event was presented by Mayor Brian P. Stack and Board of Commissioners in conjunction with the New York Book Fair Expo and St. James Center. Amado Mora was the art curator and also presented the Certificates of Appreciation to the participants at the event.
This event was fantastic with exhibition of paintings from the Colors exhibit that was recently at the Queens Museum of Art. 10 Artists from abroad as well as 46 local Artists and 1 Sculptor participated in this event. Other participants were 20 book authors, 10 organizations, 6 poets, 12 singers, 1 rock band, 1 pop group, 4 guitarists and 6 performance acts.
It was a fun day full of Art, Music and Dance. This event clearly shows that Union City is a major force and leader in the arts of New Jersey. A special thanks to Jacqueline Donado of New York Book the organizer of this event. Also to Jorge Ivan Mora for his support of the arts and artists that participated. And one can not forget the vibrant and colorful artist and art curator of this event Amado Mora. His hard work and dedication paid off as it was a beautiful event enjoyed by all.