Oil, Past Featured Artist

Works of Art

La Mantia’s works will be on display in a dual exhibition with Amy Beshgetoorian of Clayton in the Clayton Center lobby, 111 E. Second St., during the month of March from 9 to 5 Monday-Friday. A meet-the-artists reception will be held Thursday, March 5, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the center. Everyone is invited, and dress is casual. Light refreshments will be served. The reception and show are free. Both the reception and exhibition are sponsored by Clayton Visual Arts, Inc.

Artist Bio

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Artist Raymond La Mantia paints in oils on canvas. His Solo Exhibitions, 1975-2015, include:

  • Creative Artists Marketing, Manhattan, NY
  • Mills Pond House, St. James, NY
  • Artceteria, Huntington, NY
  • Cote Gallery, Huntington, NY
  • b.j. spoke gallery, Huntington, NY
  • Ripe Art Gallery , Greenlawn, N.Y.
  • Krasdale Gallery, Hunts Point, NY
  • Lightworks Gallery, Glen Cove, NY
  • Emerging Collector, Manhattan, NY
  • Islip Art Museum, Islip, NY
  • Cary Center, Cary, NC
  • Chapel Hill Art Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Sara Smith Self Gallery, Asheboro, NC
  • Art Incubator, Siler City, NC
  • Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Center, Manteo, NC
  • His work is in several corporate collections:
  • Doubleday, Garden City, NY
  • Minntech, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Grayson Enterprises, Dix Hills, NY
  • Hammer Limited, Florida
  • Norwich Navigators, Woodbury, NY
  • Rauch Foundation, Garden City, NY

Artist Statement

I work in a hyper-realistic style with tendencies toward surrealism.”

These are my goals, he says:

  • Appealing to the Sight
  • Stirring to the Soul

“What more does Art Hold?”

Artist Contact Information

Raymond La Mantia

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