Men at Work Art Exhibit

Posted By: Marty

Men at Work Art Exhibit - 06/09/13 11:12 AM

You don’t want to miss this ART EXHIBIT! Bring out the entire family!

The Corozal House of Culture is pleased to be presenting the Men at Work Art Exhibit. We are delighted to showcase art produced by male artists in the Corozal District. We celebrate their diverse artistic disciplines: wooden sculptures, acrylic paintings, wooden bowls, charcoal drawings, baskets, organic furniture, multi-media art and more. This exhibit opens Friday June 7, 2013 at 7 p.m. here at the House of Culture. You are cordially invited to join us for the opening.

Yours in Art and Culture,

Debra Wilkes Gray
Coordinator Corozal House of Culture
1 Avenue Corozal Town

Men At Work Exhibit Opens At The Corozal House Of Culture

Screen_shot_2013-06-07_at_7.47.35_PMFather's Day is a celebration honoring fatherhood, paternal bonds and the influence of fathers in society. This year in honor of Fathers Day the Corozal House of Culture will be hosting the first ever “Men at Work Art Exhibit”. The exhibit officially opens tonight and will feature the work of ten male artists from Corozal the Corozal District. Coordinator for the Corozal House of Culture, Debra Wilkes Gray, says the exhibit recognizes the hard work men go through on daily basis to provide for their family.

Debra Wilkes Gray - Coordinator for the Corozal House of Culture

We are opening men at work art exhibit, it is an annual event that we do here at the house of culture and it concise with the month of June which is fathers’ day and it is an opportunity to recognize the men in our community.”

Victor Castillo– Reporter

“What would be the main objective and purpose of this exhibition?”

Debra Wilkes Gray - Coordinator for the Corozal House of Culture

“It is basically to appreciate an to give these gentlemen who work so hard all year long at their work, rarely do they have time to appreciate and sit back and see their art work, they are usually out there providing for their families so this is an opportunity for them to come and enjoy their art work as well as the community to come in and embrace art here in Corozal , it is just another opportunity for the community to come out and support culture. The artist here they deserve to be recognized; Mr. Allan Jones, we have Mr. Hubert, we have Bob Wright, we have Mr Alberto Lopez and we have a new artist that just showed up here last week and they wanted to be just brave enough to show us their talent, Mr David Aviles so we have a couple of his pieces, Mr Rolando Matute who showed up last year out of the blue with some beautiful art whose come back again and Mr Daniel Cano, he participated in the Coca Cola art exhibit last year and he is back with two pieces this year and Edwardo Papo Alamilla, famous throughout the country he is here with us.”

The exhibit will run for the entire month of June.


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