ORLANDO- On Thursday, May 28, 2015 Baterbys Art Gallery, in partnership with Komen Central Florida, will be introducing an exciting exhibition honoring women. “Art des Femmes – An Exhibition of Women’s Art,” will showcase works by women artists and paintings that portray women. Works by Elena Bond, Leonor Fin, Dorit Levi, Linda Le Kinff, Joanne Netting will be highlighted together with works from Itzchak Tarkay, Tomasz Rut, Charles Lee, Pino and many more.
The public is invited to attend the exhibit opening celebration from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at Baterbys’ Showroom located at 6848 Stapoint Court, Winter Park, FL. 32792. The event reception will unite fine artwork with fashion, music, and delicious bites, all provided by gallery partners and local vendors. A silent auction will feature fine artwork and items provided by various businesses and sponsors.
The reception is FREE to the public (a $10.00 donation to Komen Central Florida is suggested). For every $10 donation, Baterbys will provide a raffle ticket, a $25 artwork credit, custom framing discount, and a gift bag. Raffle prizes include a two-night stay at the Springhill Suites Marriott near SeaWorld Orlando, framed works of art, and a Salvador Dali offset lithograph. Donations can be made in advance or at the door.
Established in 1982, Susan G. Komen is the largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the fight against breast cancer around the world. With over 100,000 volunteers working in a network of 124 affiliates spanning over 50 countries, the organization has spent nearly $2 billion for breast cancer research, education, advocacy, health services and social support programs. Then entire event donations, PLUS, a portion of the proceeds from the exhibition sales will be donated directly to help the organization’s mission. To learn more about Komen Central Florida visit http://www.komencentralflorida.org.
Baterbys is an award-winning art gallery that offers the largest collection of fine and decorative art in Central Florida. It offers an array of works from 20th century masters, current top-selling contemporary artists, as well as developing, and established local and national artists. The 15,000 sq. ft. showroom, warehouse, and office facility is home to the collection of over 1.7 million artworks. Please visit www.baterbys.com for more information on exhibition, happenings, and events.