Lush: Art x Words, A Collaborative Exhibition
AIGA Las Vegas and VIM Magazine present the 4th Annual Lush: Art x Words, A Collaborative Exhibition, a design, poetry, and music exhibition at Escape Artist Studios in Art Square on First Friday, July 5, 2019 at 8 pm. Catch poetry performances hosted by Reese Darko beginning at 8pm.
The event will feature original, framed typographic artwork created as a collaborative effort between local poets, lyricists, artists, and designers. Artists and graphic designers have created visual interpretations of poems and song lyrics. Selected poets will perform a poetry reading. Attendees can take part in a silent auction for the works of art.
This year the exhibition has been extended to include the lyrics from an array of locally acclaimed and seasoned Las Vegas bands and musicians: Cameron Calloway, The Dirty Hooks, Jesse Pino, Mike Xavier, Same Sex Mary, and Stereoglass.
Poets include: Andrew Clark Hall,
Brianna Florian, Cassie Wagmeister, Elizabeth Quiñones-Zaldaña, Jeffrey Bennington, and Obbie West.
This year's participating artists and graphic designers include:
Brent Holmes, Cynthia Carbajal, Chelsea Caseres, David Sly, Jed Olsen, Kelsey Walsh, Kayci Younger, Manny Avila,
Mary Hill, Mika Kopanski, Roxy B. Montoya, and Tiki Jay One.
Join us for our closing reception is scheduled for July 12 at 6pm. Auction winners will be presented with their framed typographic artwork.
* Escape Artist Studios
* CSN Department of Media Technologies - Graphic Communications and Photography Departments
* Media Motion Ball