Experience

           

  • The Eclectic Arts Movement: Founder and President

    Art Gallery Coordinator and events planner. Planning private Shows and Galas such as

    Art Keeping the World Moving!

Stage Set Design      

 

  • Univision TV worked with Event Production Designer Jorge Dominguez on Designing P.R. “Premio lo Nuestro” Stage sets for Gloria Estefan, Tito el Bambino, Daddy Yankee, Chayanne, Paulina Rubio and Shakira.

 

Event and Interior Design

 

  • Michael Capponi

        decorating events for Movie Premiers and Private Galas.

 

  • Enrique Torres Interior Designer

       decorating the interior of homes of Alonzo Mourning and Patrick Ewing just to name         a few, Designed floor plans and did stagings for the interior of luxury homes.

 

  • The Opium Group

       Worked with Interior Designer Francois Frossard on the designing of the Interiors and          Crystal Chandeliers of Night Clubs such as MANSION Miami, PRIVE, OPIUM, SET and Eva                Longoria’s Restaurant in Los Angeles.

 

  • Gloria Estefan

        Concept Design of Set and Wardrobe for The Millennium Concert.

 

  • Barton G. Designs and Deco Productions:  

       Design presentations for clients, build models, costume designs, construction, paint,

       set-up and take down of props and special events decorations.

 

  • The Forge   

       Worked with Shareef Malnik and Maxwell Blandford as head Designer in Decorating Events,

       Special Galas and Fashion Shows for Vivienne Westwood, Karl Lagerfeld, Versace,

       Wolford, Pauly Shore and many others.

 

  • Karla Marie Inc. a division of Disney World Productions

       Designing and creating new Art works for T-shirts for Disney World.

 

  • Aviar Film Industry

       Head Fashion Designer Creating, Designing and Constructing costumes for Science Fiction   

       Movies.   

 

Education                  

 

  • M.D.C.C. Miami Dade Community College

  • D.N.A. Design and Architecture (Senior High)

  • Magnet Program S.M.S.A. South Miami School for the Arts (Elementary & Junior High)

  • Garfield Elementary School (Houston Texas)

 

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

 

Art Shows

 

  • The Bacardi Art Gallery

  • M.A.M. Miami Art Museum at “The Center for the Fine Arts”

  • ART BASEL Miami in the Design District

  • Brooklyn Art Gallery Library, New York City

  • South Central Center for the expressive Art's Showing Lindsey Hopkins Building

  • The Miami Herald's Gallery Lobby

  • Hotel Hilton's Blue Lagoon Gallery

  • Coral Gables Ponce De Leon Circle during Art Walk Miami

  • Viernes Culturales  en la Calle Ocho during Art Walk Miami

 

Fashion Shows

 

  • Colony Theater Miami Beach

  • Karma Night Club Miami Beach

  • Albian Hotel Miami Beach

  • Amika Night Club:  Magazine Release Party for L.R.M.  Lincoln Road Magazine

 

Charity and Fundraisers

 

  • BACCHANALIA Event for Miami Children’s Hospital FOUNDATION

  • ART. Keeping The World Moving! Event for No Boundaries Prosthetic Foundation N.B.P.F.

  • The Setai:  RED Cross Tsunami relief silent Auction

  • Camillus House: “AWARENESS A LA MODE” Fashion Show Silent Auction

  • Colony Theater:  C.R.I. Community Research Initiative Fund Raiser for Children born with HIV/AIDS

  • F.I.U. & Miami Children's Hospital: Fund Raiser for Radio Lollipop

       (In house studio for children with special needs & Cancer)

 

Magazine Interviews

 

  • L.R.M. Lincoln Road Magazine: Commentary

  • & Andpersand Magazine:  Full page Add and Designer Interview

  • BiZ BASH FLA: Event Style Report (Fresh Face)

  • ART Creations Magazine: “The Face of ACME”

 

News Paper Interviews

 

  • Miami Herald and El Nuevo Herald

  • Sun Post

  • Express News

  • TWN Weekly News

  • Wire

  • The Reporter

 

TV Interviews

 

  • Pink Planet (Canada)

  • Channel 23 (Univision)

  • Channel 51 (Telemundo)

  • Channel 6   (NBC)

AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

 

  • Alex Penelas, Mayor Metropolitan Dade County Florida in recognition of valuable contribution to the community Award & Recognition Certificate of Appreciation

  • Eleana Ros-Lentinen Volunteer Service letter of Appreciation for Raising Funds for HIV/AIDS Research

  • National Foundation for the Advancement in the Arts Award and recognition

  • The Miami Burdines SCHOLASTIC ART AWARDS & Gold Key Award

  • P.W.A.C. People with Aids Coalition Award Plaque of Honor for Raising Funds for AIDS/HIV Research

  • AWARENESS A LA MODE Auction Art to wear jackets Camillus House

  • Ackerly Communications: Larger than Life ART Contest “Welcome to Miami”Billboard placed at the entrance to Miami Beach for 3 years

  • NOLCHE FASHION WEEK NY: Fashion Designers Directory 

  • Who's Who

PAST and Present Clients

 

EVENT & PRODUCTION COMPANIES

 

  • A Touch of Class Linen

  • DECO Productions

  • Barton G.

  • Joe Granda Entertainment

  • Univision TV

  • Telemundo

  • Aviar Film Industry

 

SINGERS and PERFORMERS

  • Gloria  Estefan

  • Tito el Bambino

  • Pee Wee

  • Chayanne

  • Paulina Rubio

  • Paquita la del Barrio

 

FASHION DESIGNERS & ACTORS

 

  • Vivienne Westwood

  • Karl Lagerfeld

  • Versace

  • Wolford

  • Pauly Shore

  • Eva Longoria

  • Johnny Depp

 

PRIVATE CORPORATIONS

 

  • Food for the Poor

  • Bacardi

  • Karla Marie Inc. a division of DISNEY WORLD Productions

 

INTERIOR DECORATORS and CLIENTS

 

  • DESIGNER: Enrique Torres

  • CLIENT: Alonzo Mourning and Patrick Ewing

 

  • DESIGNER: Francois Frossard

  • CLIENT: The Opium Group, MANSION Miami, PRIVE, OPIUM, SET and Eva Longoria's Restaurant in Los Angeles.

 

PROMOTERS

 

  • Michael Capponi

  • Shareef Malnik

  • Maxwell Blandford