According to the level of excitement at the MDC opening of “Cosmic Connections” at the West Campus, City of Doral LAST NIGHT you would think the Art Basel Season was in full blast. Over four hundred art lovers attended the Opening at the first City of Doral official art collaboration with the Miami Dade College.
Contemporary Art Projects USA was responsible for this exciting event. along with Jesse Carlos the cultural Liason from MDC and Lead Curator Roberta Gonella responsible for the theme of the show along with Silvia Medina Curator and Richard Tooke curator along with the 36 artists that were chosen to participate in this juried exhibition. Some of the notable artists featured was Antonio Guerra award winning poster which set the tone for the evening. Carlos Pereiras Robot Cosmic Creature watched over everyone and the winning Artists Anica Shpilberg; Cosmic Constellation, Mark Taylor’s Energy and scholarship winner Adrian Dominguez drew crowds of admirers. Honorary mention was given to Magaly Barnola-Otaola for her mysterious “the Astronaut”.
“Through this type of exhibition we were looking to establish a link between Art Basel Week Miami and the City of Doral, said Tata Fernandez, Executive Director of Contemporary Art Projects USA.
Notable visitors were Luigi Biora, Mayor of City of Doral, President of Miami Dade College Malou Harrison, Vice Mayor Sandra Ruiz, Councilwoman Christi Fraga, Councilman Pete Cabrera, Miriam Machado, Frost Museum & Dr. Jacqueline Pena. Show continues until Sunday. Try to catch it
Contemporary Art Projects USA Presents: Cosmic Connections Juried Exhibition.
November 13-December 7| 2014.
Hosted by Miami Dade College: Exhibition Hours: November 14-16 from 9:00am-6:00PM.
Special hours during Art Basel Season.
November 18-December 4,2014 by appointment only.
MDC-West, Room 1002
3800 NW 115th Ave
Doral, Florida 33178