Come celebrate the City of Opa-locka’s 91st Anniversary with a fun, family-friendly, interactive Paint Night with a twist! We’ll have lots of arts activities going on:
*Toast to Art: Paint Night at The ARC: Enjoy our May/Mother’s Day edition of our monthly #PaintNight led by local artist Chris Austin! Nopainting experience is necessary as Chris will lead you to unleash your inner artist to create a unique image that you can take home. Space is limited so reserve your canvas today! Includes all materials, live instruction, and wine*. All ages welcome. Please let us know if special accomodations are needed. Sponsored by the Surdna Foundation
*Inside|Out: Opa-locka Closing Reception & Tours: #PAMMInsideOut brings high quality reproductions of works from the Perez Art Museum Miami’s (PAMM) permanent collection to communities throughout Miami-Dade County. 19 works are installed throughout Opa-locka – don’t miss your last chance to get a guided tour by PAMM and participate in exciting art-making activities! Sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
*Afro-Luminosity Exhibition Closing Reception: Curated by Ludlow Bailey, Afro-Luminosity is part of The ARC’s #METASeries. The exhibition features local artists from the African Diaspora now based in South Florida who capture the soul and quintessence of black creative genius. Artists featured are: Saddi Khali, Bayunga Kialeuka, Kandy Lopez, Indrias Getachew, Doba Afolabi, Gary Logan, & Dr. Michael Hudson. Sponsored by the Surdna Foundation
Complimentary wine & beer generously provided by Opa-locka’s own Legacy Caribbean Craft Brewery.
*Must provide proper identification of being 21+ to drink. Please drink responsibly.
For more information, please contact Ashley Cover at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 305-687-3545 or 305-527-1227.
This event is done in partnership with the Opa-locka Community Development Corporation, the Perez Art Museum Miami, City of Opa-locka, CADA Conversations and Legacy Caribbean Craft Brewery.