Miami Design District Visual Arts

The LAB (Locust Arts Builders) Opening Reception

The LAB (Locust Arts Builders) Opening ReceptionSaturday, July 9, 7-10pm – Locust Projects, 155 NE 38th Street, Suite 100, Miami Design District

Participating artists: Benny Angene, Michael H. Bennett, Lino Fernandez, Audrey Gair, Vincent Granela, Sophia Kardonski, James Kendall, Natasha Mijares, William Molina, Damay Perez, Beatriz Rodriguez, Isleydi Rodriguez, Daniel Young. Pioneers in the Miami art scene, Locust Projects is pleased to announce a collaborative exhibition by a select group of South Florida High School students. Under the direction of renowned contemporary artist Monica Lopez de Victoria of the TM Sisters, thirteen local high school students will experience the invigorating and arduous process of conceiving and executing original artworks.

The students, currently attending Academy of Art & Minds, Coral Reef High, DASH, Dr. Michael M. Krop High, Gulliver Academy, Hialeah High School, John A. Ferguson High, Miami North Western, New World School of the Arts, South Dade High and Terra High were selected from an open call by a committee of local art professionals. As a hallmark that makes Locust Projects stand out from other art venues, the organization embraces cutting-edge exhibitions and innovation in art. In furtherance of the not-for-profit’s thirteen-year commitment to providing an approachable arts venue for the South Florida community, for the second year, Locust Projects presents exciting new program in which a young generation of artists are given the opportunity to create a collaborative exhibition in a public venue.