Artist, Anthony “AO” Oropeza to showcase Disney Frozen Character Pieces at May First Friday Art Show at Spyn Studios in KC Crossroads.


Artist, Anthony “AO” Oropeza to showcase a collection at May First Friday Art Show: Featuring his Disney Frozen Character Pieces, Sports, Comics & More at Spyn Studios in KC Crossroads.

Kansas City, KS – April 28, 2014: AOART5 LLC & Strong Ave. Studios are pleased to announce the first 2014 Friday Art exhibition of Owner, Lead Designer and KC native, Anthony “AO” Oropeza on May 2, 2014. The venue for the exhibit will be the Spyn Studio, located at 2011 Baltimore Ave., Kansas City, MO 64108. The venue is located in the KC Crossroads District and will be from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

The exhibit will feature approximately 12 pieces of work from 2014 to as far back as 1994. The collection will include sports, religion, culture, music and comic book and cartoon images.

Oropeza will be displaying two of his most recent pieces, a set of 12” x 9” acrylic on canvas paintings of Disney's Princess Anna and the snowman Olaf featured in the latest blockbuster animation “Frozen”.

Oropeza, also a comic book creator, artist and writer, will also have a display his comic book work, including prints, sketches and original work of his bilingual comic book character superhero creation named AMIGOMAN™.

Oropeza's artistic versatility is what will be showcased. His use of color, balance and composition in every piece is an important aspect of his work and is very effective. For this exhibit, his versatility, skill, technique and overall flexibility with different media will show without a doubt.

Anthony “AO” Oropeza lives and creates his art in the KC metro area and has been an artist for over 30 years. His portfolio and talents keeps growing along with his reputation as a painter, designer, consultant, writer and comic book artist in the Kansas City area.

With his AMIGOMAN creation, he visits schools across the metro show students his team's work, discusses his process and explains how important school is to the life of a comic book artist, writer and creator.

Spyne Gallery (Owner: Luis Garcia) 12011 Baltimore Ave, Kansas City, MO 64108 (816) 437-9975

Contact Information: AOART5 / Anthony “AO” Oropeza's Phone (913) 205-5093 Email:

Design / Painting Website:

Comic Book Website:



To our users and readers

Press Release Central has moved to a new server. What does this mean for you? Releases posted prior to March 1, 2012 have gone away, as has your old account registration info. Everyone will need to re-register for an account. We apologize for this inconvenience.

Want your event in our calendar?

Would you like your event published in The Kansas City Star? We’d be glad to consider it.

Enter your event


About Press Release Central

Press Release Central is Kansas City’s largest community site for press releases announcing news of all kinds: business, entertainment, sports and more. Releases stay for an extended period, so messages live a long life. And if you’re hunting for tips or information, just search to find news, names and subjects you might have missed.