Celebrating Artistic Diversity
Art displays, cultural cocktails & theater performance to benefit St. Peter Claver School
Early Entry: 6:00PM
2 Drink Tickets, Catered Dinner
and Sushi Bar
GA Entry: 7:00PM $25
Centro Asturiano de Tampa
1913 North Nebraska Ave. Tampa FL 33602
Punk, professor, painter, printmaker—a man unchained by convention who lived to his own beat. Recognized for his meticulous silverpoint portraits, and for dazzling, fragmented paintings.
Theo Wujcik was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. He was the ninth of ten children of Polish immigrants. As a child, Theo was constantly drawing. In 1954, he dropped out of technical highschool, and joined the Army Corps of Engineers and was stationed in France. While in the service, he created the posters for upcoming events and movies and was encouraged to return to New York to study art on the G.I. Bill. Wujcik went on to study at the College for Creative Studies (CSS) in Detroit, under the modernist Sarkis Sarkisian, and then at the Creative Graphic Workshop in New York City. He taught at CSS prior
to his postgraduate work with funding from the Ford Foundation, he went on to train as a master printer at Tamarind Lithography Workshop in Albuquerque,and in Los Angeles, where he printed for artists such as John Altoon, Ed Moses,
Billy Al Bengston and Jasper Johns. Upon his return to Detroit, Wujcik cofounded the Detroit Lithography Workshop with master printer Aris Koutroulis. Wujcik began showing at the Donald Morris Gallery in Detroit, and continued to teach printmaking at CCS through 1970. In 1970, Wujcik moved to Tampa, Florida, to become director of Graphic studio at the University of South Florida. There, he developed lifelong friendships and collaborations with Ed Ruscha, James Rosenquist, Richard Anuszkiewicz, and Larry Bell, among others.
Sky Art Entertainment
January 03, 2020
SkyArt provides high end entertainment for corporate functions, private parties, nightclubs, festivals, trade shows, charities and fundraisers.
SkyArt also provides circus classes for all ages. Whether you're a seasoned circus performer or you want to find a new fun way to work out we can help you achieve your goals. The studio is conveniently located across from Britton Plaza inside New Level Dance Studio on South Dale Mabry Hwy. Sign up for your class today.
Arthur Murray Tampa Dance Studio
Enjoy various dance performances by one of the Bay Areas leading dance studios. Arthur Murray Tampa Dance Studio can also teach you various dance styles in private and or group classses. Spice up your night life with salsa dance lessons, or add a romantic twist to your wedding day with ballroom dancing lessons. Many more styles of dance taught at Arthur Murray click below to find out more.
Samantha Churchill earned her Sculptural B.F.A. at Maine College of Art in 2003 and enjoyed a study abroad program in Cortona, Italy. She now resides in the Tampa bay area of Florida. She happened upon a contact that provided scrapped electrical conduit wire from a condo high-rise construction site in downtown Tampa. Since that time she has been creating recycled, sustainable aluminum wire sculptures that are free- standing, wall climbing, and that also suspend from the ceiling. Keeping with her recycled theme she has also included copper wire on occasion and most recently began incorporating animal skulls and bones into her work to begin taking her work onto the next step of it’s evolution. She has been on display at Wannabee Gallery in Milan, Italy since her solo in 2009 and Samantha exhibits throughout Florida with representation currently in Miami, Tampa, and Ft. Myers. Recently Samantha has had the privilege of an exhibition in Manhattan with Agora Gallery and is currently showing in San Diego, CA as well. Samantha is a member of the Ybor Art Association, is involved with Big Cat Rescue of Tampa, and shows regularly at yearly invitational shows; Temple Beth-EL, Platform Art, and Nude Nite.
Ashley Thunder Lowe
Ashley has recently sang as a soloist with the Anna Marie Island Concert Chorus and Orchestra, Festa Italiana of Ybor City, and with the Matinee Opera Players. She will be performing multiple operatic numbers for the Y.C.C. benefit.
Though Ashley is a novice to the stage she has a diverse history as a general manager of a local Tampa Bay business and as a semi-professional women's football player with the Lingerie Football League.
Cheer Girl Entertainment
Established in 2003, Cheer Girl Entertainment has become one of the leading providers of choreography in theTampa Bay area as well as nationally. Founded by Carla C. Thomas-Johnson, a former NFL and AFL Cheerleader,AFL,ABA,NIFA,AIFA Pro Cheerleading and Dance Team Director. CGE has become a notable provider of impeccable talent, stage productions, freelance choreography , and facilitator of dancer and cheerleader camps. CGE directs dance conventions to include Boot Camp Dance (BCD) and Pro Cheer Prep, a professional sports dancer and cheerleader auditions prep program, both hosted in Tampa,FL. Notable clients include the NFL,NFL Alumni,AFL,ABA,NIFL,AIFA,MLB,MMA-XFC,HSN, Firestone Grand Prix,Ferman BMW/Mini, Tampa Fashion Week, Improv Comedy Club, University of Tampa, YMCA, Boys and Girls Clubs of America,City of Tampa, Girl Scouts of America and more! Members have appeared on Graceland, the E! Network, The Late Show with David Letterman and more! Cheer Girl Entertainment has trained and produced numerous professional dancers and cheerleaders nationally for pro sports teams, stage productions, film and industrials. It is the home of Bellissima Pro Cheerleaders Alumni, Coterie performance squad and the MMA-XFC Cage Dolls Dancers. Game Day Glamorous is CGE’s sister organization developed BY Pro Cheerleaders FOR Pro Cheerleaders. GDG is the home of the new Pro Cheerleader Development League providing training to Pro Cheerleader hopefuls in three markets(Tpa,Mia and Jacksonville).Contact Cheer Girl entertainment by clicking the link below.
Moon Over Havana
January 01, 2020
A unique collection of art importated directly from Cuba!