From The Door Of No Return ‘To The Door Of Return’. “This exhibition chronicles the resiliency of African people’s who were enslaved for hundreds of years and who, in spite I’d indescribable odds, have not only maintained their humanity but have shown the world what it means to be human.
Photographs by Anthony Jordon of Kroma Miami “From the Door of No Return, To the Door of Return” Closing Reception on 6/26/15
Photographs by Anthony Jordon of TransArt Artist Reception at the LGBT Visitor Center, Miami Beach on 6/19/15
-Y’SEÑIA ALMAGUER, SAMANTHA PEREZ
-KATE WEAKLEY, DEE WIENGARDEN,
-LUKKAS WOLF, & BARRIENTOS Couture.
The artists’ reception included appearances by the artists themselves as well as DJ Jessica Lam spinning and a musical performance by ABIGAIL PEREIRA of Telemundo’s Soy El Artista singing competition. There was also a special presentation of the #SoFlaTRANSLivesProject documentary.
All works are for sale through June 30, 2015. For more information about the exhibition visit http://unitycoalition.org.
2 Great Transart Workshops
The Life of the Third Gender | 6pm-7pm
Aryah Lester | A candid discussion on bridging the divide between.
BodyArt Workshop | 7pm-9pm
Figuring out the medical, financial & psychological support journey of trans healthcare, cosmetic and/or Gender Confirmation Surgery.
Panelists: Aryah Lester – TransMiami
Dr. Christopher Salgado, Professor of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, UofM Hospital
Dr. Ken Wilcox, Psy.D
Sheryl Zayas, M.D., Family & Trans Medicine
Photographs by Anthony Jordon of SPRAYSKULL: A Solo Exhibition by REMOTE aka Jay Bellicchi on 06/11/15
SPRAYSKULL, explores the obsessive nature of graffiti and urban art, as well as the disposable yet sometimes fanatical relationship between the artist and the tools of the trade. Featuring a series of works that incorporate reused and repurposed graffiti art and vandalism materials.
Opening Cocktail Reception on
Thursday, June 11, 2015
6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
A grand opening party was held at Lulu’s Nitrogen Ice Cream shop in Downtown Miami. Visitors to the shop shared games, tunes, sweet giveaways (liiiiike some super sick Lulu’s T-shirts illustrated by Miami’s Brian Butler), and tons of ice cream. Go check out their new spot when you get a chance and bring all of your friends!
Photographs by Anthony Jordon of Second Friday Opening Of Rocking Gently & Joyride: The Journey From Sculpture To Children’s Book on 05/08/15
Featuring the opening of Rocking Gently in the Audrey Love Gallery and Joyride: the journey from sculpture to children’s book in the Swenson Gallery, the evening’s theme played with the vastly differing styles of the presenting artists. There was a specialty bar featuring rocking gently cocktails, the music of Awkward Kisser and The Purple People Eater Food Truck. Along with a Raffle of an original work from Mike Rivamonte’s new children’s book.
Photographs taken by Anthony Jordon of Bakehouse Second Fridays Artwalk on May 8, 2015.