‚ÄúLife to Art" - A Portuguese American Story in Art June 9th - Aug. 3th
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 10:23AM
Joao de Brito

The Sun Gallery presents: “Life to Art” Exhibit and Music Concert

 “Life to Art: A Portuguese American Story in Art’ opens Sat. June 9th at the Sun Gallery in Hayward, Ca. This special exhibit  features artists Nathan Oliveira, Mel Ramos, Jerald Silva, João de Brito, David King, Maxine Olson and Richard Silva. The exhibit is a part of the celebrations of the week of Portugal in the Diaspora also known as Portugal Day, which celebrates Portuguese Communities Around the World.

 The June 9th Opening Reception from 3-7pm features a special music performance from 5-6 pm inside the main gallery. Portuguese folk songs and a work by Franciso de Lacerda will be featured, written and arranged for string quartet by music professor Dr. Bernard Scherr of Hardin Simmons University in Texas and the final works were written based on the paintings of Joao de Brito by Dr. Bernard Schett. Appetizers and light beverages will be served and admission is free.

 

http://www.sungallery.org/lifetoartexhibit.html

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