Swimsuit Designer Cristy Rice Joins Forces with Artist Rey Jaffet to Combine Art and Fashion for Art Basel 2013 Combining Their Talents for a Limited Edition Art Basel Swimsuit Collection. Every year Art Basel takes over the city of Miami and brings in art, talent and enthusiasts from all over the globe. Everyone is anticipating the most exciting week of the year in Miami, where former Real Housewives of Miami star Cristy Rice will showcase her limited edition Art Basel swimwear collection which includes special designs created by the young artist taking over Miamiâ€™s art scene, Rey â€œRsonâ€ Jaffet. Cuban Rice bikini-clad performance models airbrushed in Reyâ€™s designs will take the streets of Wynwood & Brickell showing off the artful collection, acting as walking forms of art, at several galleries and after parties throughout the week. This year, patrons can go home with an exclusive swimsuit from Art Basel 2013 and don their art on beaches, in true Miami form.
Created by sassy Latina and former â€œReal Housewives of Miamiâ€ star Cristy Rice, Cuban Rice is an American-based swimwear and accessories brand designed for all body types from teen girls to women. Inspired by Cristyâ€™s heritage, her life in the multicultural city of Miami and her worldly travels, the bold line captures the Cuban-Americanâ€™s vivacious and free-spirited personality by featuring bright colors, sexy styles and fun prints. Handmade in Colombia, the debut collection â€œCubanitaâ€ is a mix of the various styles, fabrics, embroideries and accessories that capture Cristyâ€™s personality best. Standing by the notion that â€œla actitud is everything,â€ as Cristy firmly believes, Cuban Rice serves as a reminder to girls and women that beauty comes from within. For more information about Cuban Rice, please visit www.shopcubanrice.com.