Established Color by Thomas Del Porte


Sep 7, 2018 to Sep 28, 2018
08:00 AM until 04:30 PM

This event occurs daily, every weekday.


Established Color, an exhibition of vibrant still life paintings by Thomas Del Porte, will be on view in the Mezzanine Gallery from September 7-28, 2018. Del Porte received a 2018 Fellowship in Visual Arts: Painting. The artist will host a free opening reception on Friday, September 7 from 5-7 p.m.

In his work, Del Porte intends to tell a visual story within each stroke of paint. His paintings are made with little jeweled, thorn like curls, each stroke acting as an individual recording of a moment in time. He explains, “I paint from direct observation, in the attempt to capture a unique portion of the infinite gifts of light, line, color and spaces that nature provides. My goal is to communicate a visual quality that reveals something new within the movement and drama of the images I translate.”

The Mezzanine Gallery, open weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., is located on the second floor of the Carvel State Office Building, 820 N. French Street, Wilmington.

Image: The Winning Cup, 2018, oil on canvas, 24" x 24"




View map Mezzanine Gallery in Carvel Building
820 N. French St.
2nd Floor
Wilmington, DE

Additional Information


Delaware Division of the Arts



Contact name

Roxanne Stanulis

Contact email


New Castle County



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