Youth Exhibition

InFRACTIONS

December 2 - January 30

Starbucks 601 Lincoln Road  (at Pennsylvania Avenue)

"InFRACTIONS", an exhibition created by Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation in partnership with South Florida CARES Mentoring Movement and STARBUCKS | South Florida Opportunity Youth Council,  are multi-fractured self-portraits that emphasize and reflect the many complicated labels, roles, and expectations the youth must accommodate which divides their attention and sense of self.  

This art project was created by youth from; AMIKids, Inc (alternative Youth Detention Centers in North Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Key Biscayne) , Seagull Alternative School (Broward), #SUPERFRIENDS afterschool program at Williams Park (Overtown), Overtown Childrens & Youth Coalition Organizations (Girl Power Inc. + Urgent Inc.).

Teaching support from Rush Arts | Claudia Alvarez + David Camacho , Christina Pearce,  ICA Miami | Alyssa Panganiban , CARES | Octavia Yearwood and PAMM | Morel Doucet.  

Powered by Starbucks and Wege Foundation  See project video at https://youtu.be/5WkyJOnmV6Y

TAG  #StarbucksCARES @southfloridacares @rush_art @unclerush @sbuxmia

Mentor A Child.  Save A Life.  Listen to Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation, Founder Russell Simmons message to youth on Friday, December 2 at ANNUAL CARES Art Basel Youth Blast @ PAMM (See below)

To learn more about becoming a mentor and the exhibit InFractions, visit www.southfloridacaresmentoring.org/infractions

About the Project Teaching Artist

A self-taught artist, Reg Lewisโ€™ color intense compositions explore the relationship between objects and space. Reg has also exhibited his work in multiple galleries in Brooklyn. He earned his Bachelors in creative writing from City College of New York and received his MA in Education from Lehman College. Reg currently lives in Harlem, New York with his wife.

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