Saturday June, 21st | during Bird Road Art Walk | 7:00 – 10:00pm
HARRISART | 4432 SW 74 Ave. | Miami, FL 33155
Acclaimed street-art powerhouse, Diana“DidiRok“ Contreras teams up with HARRISART to kick off the summer by inviting some of the city’s top female street artists to join them for “Wall to Wall omen” a mural project and exhibition. In this project Contreras takes back one of her first mural walls located in the Bird Road Art District. The massive 300 foot wall located midway on 74th Avenue will have wall to wall women painting live on June 21st during the award winning Bird Road Art Walk and to celebrate the opening of the all-female group exhibition, aptly named “Wall 2 Wall Women“ at HARRISART.
Contreras, along with fellow Miami artists’ Erin Odea, Lulu 107, Marvel, Delvs, Mars, Ruby, Michelle Vazquez, Amanda Perez, Amanda Valdes, Miss Lushy and Aquarela will collaborate on the mural as well as the exhibition curated by Jane Harris at the warehouse-style gallery. HARRISART will display over 20 signature works from Miami’s most influential female street artists. Beat the summer heat with complimentary beer tastings by Daddy Brews as well as food trucks and tunes by The Geishasz and The Original Jones band.
HARRISART, will open its doors for the exhibition “Wall 2 Wall Women” at 7pm. Curator and gallery owner, Jane Harris, says that “Art enthusiasts will also have an opportunity to view the artists in action as they complete the epic 300-foot mural adjacent to the gallery.”
HARRISART is the working studio of Jane Harris and Joan Futscher. Centrally located at 4432 SW 74th Ave. Miami, FL 33155 in the heart of Miami’s Bird Road Art District. HARRISART hosts exhibitions of new work during the monthly Bird Road Art Walk often including guest artists as well as special programs and interactive projects.
Bird Road Art Walk – Now in its third year the award-winning Bird Road Art Walk continues to bring artists and collectors together. On the third Saturday of each month, artists’ open their studios, along with the alternative spaces and galleries that dot the industrial area along SW 74 Ave & SW 75 Ave. The event features a broad range of contemporary, emerging and established artists working in a variety of mediums from stained glass, mixed media, photography, digital art, painting, sculpture, drawing, watercolor, metalwork, ceramics, performance art, music and more. The Bird Road Art Walk was named Miami’s Best Art Walk in “Miami New Times Best of 2011” and was recently recognized by Frommer’s Travel Guide 2014 and Forbes Travel 2014.