Park West Gallery unveils “Pino: An American Master”

La Diva Pino

“La Diva” (2008) by Pino. Giclee in color on canvas with hand embellishment. Signed in pigment lower right.

Find out why Pino Daeni is one of the last great illustrators of our time with a new exhibition at Park West Gallery.

Park West Gallery presents “Pino: An American Master” from March 30 to May 17. The exhibition will be held at Park West Gallery’s Southfield location at 29469 Northwestern Highway.

Admission to the gallery and exhibition is free to the public. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. seven days a week.

Explore 77 works of art by Pino, the artist who dominated the book cover market with his illustrations and gained further success as a fine artist. The works include paintings, drawings, watercolors and hand-embellished graphic works.

Pino passed away at the age of 70 in 2010. As the representative of Pino’s estate, the artwork will be available to collect at special estate sale prices.

“Park West is truly privileged to be a part of Pino’s legacy as the exclusive dealer for the estate of this American master,” David Gorman, gallery director of Park West Gallery.

Read more about the exhibition in The Oakland Press and Macomb Daily.

Pino (born Giuseppe Dangelico) grew up in a post-war Bari, Italy, surrounded by women, including his mother, sisters, aunts and grandparents. Because of this, Pino grew to cherish women on physical and spiritual levels, and this shines forth in his paintings.

Pino studied at the Art Institute in Bari and perfected his talent for painting figures at Milan’s Academy of Brera. After immigrating to the U.S. in 1978 with his family, Pino was hired by multiple book publishers to create covers, painting around 3,000 in his lifetime.

He shifted his focus to fine art in 1992, and his paintings became highly sought-after works that appeared in galleries throughout the United States. His art focuses on the female form, using his mastery of technique, body language and color to convey deep emotions from his subjects.

Pino would readily tell people he has no agenda other than to create art. He didn’t seek to inject political ideas or social commentary into his artwork. Instead, he only painted what appealed to him.



What appealed to Pino was a focus on interior situations — moments where the spirit is quiet and still when compared to the activity and noise of everyday life. By doing so, his works tell us that life is complex and beautiful, and reminds us that life is a continuous journey.

This will be the exhibition’s only venue, so take advantage of the opportunity to discover and collect this master artist and illustrator. For more information, call 248-354-2343 or visit

In addition to its exhibitions, Park West Gallery hosts fine art auctions on cruise ships, live art auctions in major metropolitan areas, and art gallery locations in Detroit and Miami Lakes, Florida.

105 Responses to Park West Gallery unveils “Pino: An American Master”

  1. Lou Ritchie says:

    Pls email me a compilation of available Pino paintings with size and price. Many thanks.

  2. Bruce Gray says:

    Parkwestgal, could you please send it to me as well? Thank you

  3. Glenna Legare says:

    The diva was on the Celebrity Equinox in January’s?

  4. Bennett Covitz says:

    Ditto re: Lou Ritchie.

  5. Karen Hartung says:

    Please send me a catalog as well. Thanks so much!

  6. Niki says:

    May I please have a compilation withsize and price as well? Are we able to purchase remotely, or do we need to visit the physical location?


    • parkwestgal says:

      Hi Niki, Our sales team is very accustomed to selling works remotely. We will email you a copy of the catalog shortly, please let us know if you have any questions- we are happy to help in any way!

  7. Sue Steffy says:

    I would love to have a catalog with pictures and prices too. Thanks!

  8. Michael Mast says:

    Pls email me a compilation of available Pino paintings with size and price. Thank you in advance! Will be unable to make the showing but can we still bid/purchase?

  9. Michael Mast says:

    I love Pino’s art. I saw for the first time on Alaskan cruise this past summer.

  10. Chuck Irving says:

    we also would love a Pino catalog with pricing

  11. Marco Recendez says:

    Send me some info, on size and price

    • parkwestgal says:

      Sure thing, Marco! Someone from our sales team will email you the catalog. They will be available to answer any pricing questions you may have.

  12. Marco Recendez says:

    price and size

  13. Dan Riordan says:

    Would like to know the price of “La Diva” and other paintings by Pino with price and size.

    • parkwestgal says:

      Hi Dan, a sales representative will email you a copy of our catalog and can answer any questions you may have.

  14. Deepak Sahay says:

    Please send me a catalog also with prices.

  15. Brenda Hokkanen says:

    I love this! Would probably order if I could.

  16. Carol mckinney says:

    My husband and I would love a listing of available Pino artwork along with dimensions and pricing. We hope to add to our Pino collection! Thank you.

  17. Jodie camp says:


  18. Jodie camp says:

    Me too please.

  19. Debbie Block says:

    I would like a list as well. Thank you.

  20. Can I have a list of available paintings please. Cheers says:


  21. Giannine says:

    Please send me a catalog with prices and sizes of available Pino artwork. Thanks!

  22. April says:

    Please email me a copy as well! Also, am I able to purchase a piece outright instead of attending the auctions? I have attended many of them on cruise ships, but I am not sure when I will be cruising again. Thanks so much!!

    • parkwestgal says:

      April, We have a wonderful sales team that handles gallery and web sales. Let us know how we can assist you! We will email you a copy of the catalog as soon as possible. Thank you!
      (800)-521-9654, ext. 4

  23. Dave Thomas says:

    Please send me a list of available paintings including price. Very interested in making a purchase

  24. Nir Graf says:

    Please send me catalog and prices to my email, thanks in advanced
    Interested in the painting “La Diva” by Pino

    • parkwestgal says:

      Hi Nir, A sales representative would be happy to help you. We will email you a catalog as soon as possible.

  25. Todd Greene says:

    Please send us a catalog of Pino works available

  26. Peter says:

    Catalog would be appreciated. My wife really loves Pino’s work.

  27. Jackie says:

    Hello, Would you please e-mail me the catalog as well? Sizes and price. I would love to see what you have available. Thank you!

  28. Michèle Thébeau says:

    Another request for the Pino catalog. Thanking you in advance.

  29. Serge says:

    Hello! Love Pino’s works! Could you please email me the catalog with paintings available and pricing. Thanks!

  30. Stevie says:

    Please mail me a copy of the Pino catalog. I was introduced to his work on the Carnival Fanasty and purchased one of his painting.

  31. John Rowland says:

    Please mail me a copy of the Pino catalog including sizes and prices. I was introduced to his work on the Royal Carribean and purchased 3 of his paintings.

  32. Stacy Sollenne says:

    Please send me a catalog of Pino’s works with size and price. Thanks!

  33. Helen Banister-Clow says:

    Love Pino’s artistry. Please send me a catalogue also.

  34. Stacy Sollenne says:

    I received a response from you on Friday morning but haven’t seen any information from you. Will you please send or resend an email? Thanks

  35. Mark Morgan says:

    I would also appreciate the catalog of Pino works. Thank you

  36. Robert M Fitzgerald says:

    Could you also please email me with available originals and pricing.

    Thank You

  37. Franco Montanino says:

    Would you please send me Pino’s catalog, price and size of the paintings

  38. Audie says:

    I would like to obtain a copy of the catalog. Thank you

  39. Sue Backhouse says:

    I purchased Early Morning in February. Love Pino’s work to bits. Can you please send me details/pictures/prices of wht Pino works you have left? Also, I received Andrew Bone’s Evening Reflections today along with your Collector Magazine. How can I continue getting these magazines? Thank you.

    • parkwestgal says:

      Hi Sue,
      We will send a catalog to the email address you provided. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed our Collector magazine! We publish these yearly, our next one will be available in 2016.

  40. Jayson Albright says:

    Please send me a catalog of Pino’s work. I especially like the Flamenco dancer

  41. Don Farrow says:

    Please send me a list of available Pino prints and their prices.

  42. Kathryn says:

    Just came back from cruise and purchased two of Pino’s paintings. How can I purchase Pino’s work here in U.S.?

    • parkwestgal says:

      Hi Kathryn, Please contact our sales team. Someone would love to help you! We can send you a sales catalog from our “Pino: An American Master” show to the email address you provided

      (800)-521-9654, ext. 4

  43. Doreen says:

    I just purchased this Pino work last week at your Auction on my Miami Cruise. I look forward to receiving it. Please send me information on his other pieces. Thank you, Doreen

  44. Gary says:


    I too love Pino’s work !!
    Please send catalog and prices, especially of Pino’s work.

  45. Joe says:

    Just got off a cruise and discovered Pino. I’d like to request a catalog of his work and its prices. Looking forward to hearing from you

  46. Thuy Elliott says:

    I just recently got off a cruise on Carnival Dream. I saw a painting of a girl in white with a violin. Is there any way I can get information on that piece please. Also, please me a catalog on this artist. I am very interested him his art works.

  47. Roger Wright says:

    Since August of 2015 we have been on 3 cruises and have purchased 6 Pino’s. Please send me a catalog of what else you have of this great artist.

  48. Suzanne McCue says:

    I too would like to request a Pino catalog of his artwork currently available; including originals, prices, sizes, and mediums. Thanks in advance.

  49. Ann Norman says:

    Hi, I would love to have a copy of the catalog of Pinos’ work plus pricing, I love his paintings. Also whet on a Carnival Princess cruise last year I saw a Book written about him with photos..Can you advise me where I could purchase this book please.
    Thank You.

  50. Sarah Van says:

    Love Pino’s work. Please send me a catalog with pricing. Saw Spanish Dancer in a recent cruise…love it

  51. Sebastian P. says:

    Pls email me a compilation of available Pino paintings with size and price. Many thanks.

  52. des Kenny says:

    please email a compilation of available Pino. We have three of his works now, and enjoy and admire the works of this great artist.

  53. Dan says:

    Please email me a compilation of available Pino paintings with size and price. Many thanks.

  54. Bela says:

    Hello 🙂 There was a painting I’m fairly certain was by Pino on the Carnival Dream cruise line that (this is going to sound weird) showed a woman about to be executed with a sword, and I was wondering what the name of it was? I can’t find it anywhere. Thank you~

    • parkwestgal says:

      Hello Bela, and thank you for your interest! The artwork you are looking for is titled “Esther.” We will pass along your request and information to our gallery consultants, but if you would like to speak with them about it, please contact us at 800-521-9654 ext. 4 or

  55. Bela says:

    Thank you! 🙂 I appreciate it. Have a nice day

  56. Jay Iaconetti says:

    Frequent Cruiser on Royal Caribbean (Platinum Plus Member). Love and collect Pino’s. Pls email me a compilation of available Pino paintings with size and price. Many thanks. Jay

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