New Paintings By Paul Arsenault
Telling The Story of the People and Place of Hawaii
A native of Montreal,
Paul Arsenault grew up in Hingham, Mass., where his love for
the sea and travel emerged. Following his graduation from the Art Institute of Boston
in 1973, he began a 6 month stint as a deckhand on a research vessel. He signed off
in Florida in 1974, and began his professional painting career. With Naples as his
base, he has embarked on painting trips to the Caribbean, Central and South America,
Asia, the South Pacific, Indonesia, Australia, Hawaii, and Europe.
Paul's early exposure to and knowledge of working ports and exotic harbors, combined
with his talent for zeroing in immediately on the essence of a place, have made him a
po pular choice for commissions requiring extensive yet efficient travel.
Paintings from these trips hang in public places and private and corporate
collections around the world.
Along with travel, annual fundraising shows in Naples and Nantucket have been a
hallmark of his career, and since l983, these have benefited a variety of non-profit
organizations devoted to health, environmental protection, and historic preservation.
Paul's vibrant and widely collected paintings reflect a rhythm and pattern that
distinguish his easily recognizable style. His lifelong pursuit to paint contemporary
life in coastal communities is enhanced by his passion for history and his natural
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