Hinchliffe Stadium & Its Legacy
September 26th - December 5, 2020
In celebration of the 100th year anniversary of the founding of the Negro Leagues, the Passaic County Arts Center at the John W. Rea House reopens to the public with a collection of historic memorabilia and artworks inspired by the historic Paterson arena.
By Lisa D'Amico
D' Amico's creative process usually begins with a series of sketches, which serve as her inspirational catalyst to canvas, paper or wood. Her techniques for the artwork often involve building up areas of color through the application of many layers of paint, latex, compounds and resin to achieve vibrant color effects and multitudes of texture.
She is am an ivy league educated artist and educator with Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Fine Arts in addition to a Doctorate in Education. D'Amico is a New Jersey certified art teacher with over 20 years teaching experience. She has exhibited artwork since childhood and has received numerous awards and accolades along her journey. Her most recent honor is the Visual Artist of the Year Award from the Arts Council of Rockland.
This project was made possible by the partnership and support by: