Butter Gallery presents Las Ilustres; a group exhibition of notable latina female illustrators in Miami. Referencing the spanish phrase mostly reserved for illustrious women, by definition â€œLas Ilustresâ€ applies to women celebrated for a specific activity. As a title, the phonetical and grammatical similarities between â€œLas Ilustresâ€ and â€œLas Ilustradorasâ€ (a group of female illustrators); alludes to the role of the gallery in identifying a selected group of artists and presenting them as distinguished in the field of visual representation while acknowledging the contributions of latina women to our cityâ€™s cultural landscape. Featuring Danielle Estefan, Nicole Salcedo, Nicole Salgar, Cinthia Santos, Amliv Sotomayor and Tatiana Suarez as Las Ilustres, the exhibit consists of seven individual diptychs (two adjacent 8×10 pieces per artist) reflecting their particular style of illustration. Curated by Butter galleryâ€™s director Francisco De La Torre; the exhibit also marks the debut of Butter Gallery artist and Wynwood Murals editor Diana Larrea in the local curatorial arena, as Co-Curator of Las Ilustres.
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