Portraits of Immigrants: New York Exhibition January 18 2019


Betsy Ashton will exhibit 16 of her life-size portrait paintings, alongside their inspiring stories, beginning January 22nd until February 15th, 2019 in Andrew Hall on the third floor of Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue.

Portraits of Immigrants: Unknown Faces, Untold Stories is the culmination of two years researching and creating a body of work by Ashton to find out who today's immigrants really are.

Shown here is Betsy Ashton at work in her studio on the portrait of Porez Luxama, and completed portraits included in the show. Photo by Steven Speliotis.

The exhibition is open to the public weekdays from 10am to 5pm at One West 53rd Street, New York, NY. Visit the website of artist-journalist Betsy Ashton here to learn more about the exhibition and her mission to bring it to fruition.

Visit a new post on our blog to view more paintings from the exhibition taken on opening night.