Art Deco Weekend Program Guide - 2016 - Page 75

ART IN THE PARK LIFE IS ART AT ART DECO WEEKEND A block filled with art between 9th and 10th Streets on Ocean Drive THE ART BLOCK AT ART DECO WEEKEND Miami Design Preservation League partnered with Life is Art to bring you a full block of fine art and fun! Admire the art, enjoy live music, be inspired by poetry readings, take in the live painting demonstrations, grab a cocktail and more at the Art Block at Art Deco Weekend. ART BAR PERFORMANCE SPACE The Art Bar will be home to Titos Cocktails, Bud Light and amazing art performances like twisting telephone wire into a tree sculpture, evoking personal transformation through the mindful focus on color, interactive paintings where the audience helps create the art, lectures on art, live music, poetry readings and more!! FRIDAY, JAN. 15 amassed a portfolio of art sixty-two years in the making, an extensive collection of original paintings born of feeling, emotion and the complexities of everyday life. Original works include figurative, abstract, still life and pencil drawings, each a masterpiece from conception defined by color, form and a fluidity that is not literal, not clever, rather relatable and profound. Helene Weiss has literally been painting all her life. FEATURE PERFOMANCE: BROTHERS OF OTHERS SATURDAY, JANUARY 16 4:30PM-7PM Brothers of Others is a Blues, Soul, Rock & Roll rhythm group from Miami, Florida, with dominant influences including many of the most legendary bands of all time. “Brothers of Others, the Miami Beach hotel band primed to go international.” — Camila Saenz, RISE: MIAMI BEACH 4PM-11PM SATURDAY, JAN. 16 NOON-11PM SUNDAY, JAN. 17 NOON-8PM Original artwork by Helene Weiss FEATURED ARTIST: HELENE WEISS Be sure to stop by the booth of Helene Weiss. Helene is a Miami based fine artist, and a prolific painter gifted with the range, instinct, style and technique only great arts masters have. Ms. Weiss, now 70, has Brothers of Others THE ART OF ARCHITECTURE 73