The Gallery at Chelsea Eye
"El Arco Iris"
"El Arco Iris" is a dynamic collection dedicated to the opulent and iconic women of our times.
These brilliantly, breath taking masterpieces are captured by the incredibly talented solo artist,
Join us for a red carpet opening reception on
Thursday June 27th from 6:00-9:00PM
VIP guest list required
The exhibition will run from June 27th, 2013 until August 26th, 2013 and will feature:
Celebrated Cross Culture Artist Javier Ávila
Javier’s art is influenced by his cross-cultural upbringing having been raised in both Mexico & the U.S. When he started painting at age 16, he immediately sold work in a solo exhibition in his native San Francisco. His success continued with exhibitions at The Mission Cultural Center &The San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery. He also draws from his long prosperous career as a milliner, costume, set and interior designer for homes, theater and television. He has worked for The Lorraine Hansberry Theatre, The American Conservatory Theater, Berkeley Repertory Theater, Thomas O’Brien of Aero Studios and The Martha Stewart Show. Javier is now poised for a career as a painter, fully focusing his creative passion and spi ritual energies towards his
continued journey as an artist vila lives and works in New York City & also Mexico.
EVENT SPONSORED BY:
Chelsea Eye & Cosmetic Surgery Associates
100% of the Sponsors proceeds and a percentage of all art sales from this art exhibition will be donated to:
The Ali Forney Center
The Ali Forney Center (AFC) was started in June of 2002 in response to the lack of safe shelter for LGBTQ youth in New York City. We are committed to providing these young people with safe, dignified, nurturing environment where their needs can be met, and where they can begin to put their lives back together. AFC is dedicated to promoting awareness of the plight of homeless LGBTQ youth in the United States with the goal of generating responses on local and national levels from government funders, foundations, and the LGBTQ community.