Can’t say enough great things about Akki. I don’t think I know anyone as positive, talented and hard-working; Whatever she imagines, she makes into reality, and it is always AWESOME. She draws, paints, sews, pastes, stands for your rights (to party and the important ones too ;P ) etc.
She’ll be representing #TheProjecto at the EAST Group Exhibition, and present at our 2 studios both days (Nov 18th & 19th), meeting you, sharing her impressive variety of art products and making you smile 😀
Oh and just for you to get an idea of the coolness of this artist, let me tell you that she has collaborated with all three separately, The Projecto, collective blue & The Audacity! No connection in between, just people looking for outstanding creatives, and getting to Akki’s territory, nice!
Yesterday I had a dream-like experience at the Bartholomew Pool called “My Park, My Pool, My City“, here in Austin, Tx. I’ve heard about the outstanding/unusual pieces by Forklift Danceworks but unfortunately, I’ve never seen it in action until yesterday. MIND BLOWN!
They choreograph, integrate, and create an experience that gave me chills, and made me shear a tear or two; the way they expose the everyday art, the common hero, it’s so simple and gorgeous!
Music by our local genius, Graham Reynolds, choreography by Allison Orr & Krissie Marty, performances by the staff at Austin’s Parks & Recreation (PARD)/ Aquatics Program and the community.
Let this fun piece connect you to your community, inner child and humanity in general, your soul would truly appreciate it!
There are a few tickets left here, make sure you get them!
I’m super thrilled to invite you to the event “Jumpstart your Success” a party coordinated by an amazing group that I belong to called “Power Heels”that focuses on enabling women to reach their maximum potential professionally and personally in a safe space.
We’re hosting this, our first event as a Holiday Party where we intend to prepare women for the new year by setting them up for success. In addition to networking with industry leaders.
The event will be at IBM Design Studio from 7-9PM and we’ll have #ChidoMachine selecting music so you know dancing will be happening ;P
We’ll also have 3 different stations:
(1) Build Your Profile: resume writing and building a stunning Linkedin profile.
(2) Look the Part: hairstyling and professional head shots.
(3) Talk the Talk: mock interviews and feedback led by business leaders from some of Austin’s hottest companies.
The event will benefit Dress For Success, an international not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence. * Please feel free to bring business clothing that you’d like to donate to the Organization. – Tip: Items that you’d use for a job interview.
Please RSVP here to join us in this lovely mission, we’ll have all that I mentioned earlier plus drinks, bites, and a raffle with really cool items donated by our sponsors. ❤
After a very happy EAST, a quick trip to Monterrey, Cancun and an extremely fun Wedding, we are ready to tell you what’s next (near future speaking) 😀
Friday DECEMBER (Can you freakin’ believe it?!) the 2nd, San Antonio Tx: Our very own Chido Machine will be pairing amazing music with the Coolest Art at Presa House Gallery for the “Borderwavve” Opening Reception, where some of our local favs: Gerardo Arellano & Aldo Fabian Ramos will be showing their thaaang 😉 next to the really cool, well known artists, Cande Aguilar & Jorge Puron. Should be a treat for your ears, eyes and ❤
Saturday December the 3rd, Austin Tx: #TheProjecto will be present at “Austin’s very Own” a new event series that’s part art show, part hip hop showcase, full fire. YEAH! In there we’ll be displaying Art and our brand new T-shirts, so if you had your eye on something made by our artists on EAST but didn’t have the chance, now is the time baby 😛 The event will feature Music, Art, Vendors, a very nice unapologetic attitude, plus part of your cover fee goes to 1 of 4 charitable organizations ❤
Tuesday December the 6th, Austin Tx: “Jumpstart your Success” an event that benefits “Dress for Success” an organization that supports women to get better jobs through clothing, training, & other important things 😀 … I belong to this amazing group called “Power Heels” where we look to grow and make stuff happen for women professionally. This will be our first event so we’re super excited 😀 Can’t wait to see you there!! Please bring clothes to donate, it must be clothing that you would use for a job interview! Oh almost forgot! #ChidoMachine will be performing and giving the attendees the chill pumped up music we deserve so yayyy!!! Plus the always present Tito’s Vodka, JuiceLand, TopoChico, Lick Ice Cream, Jets Pizza and more awesome local spots will be sponsoring YUMMERS!!!! *Don’t forget to RSVP!!!!!!
Hope to see you at one of these amazing events yayy!
Aaaaand last but not least, we have the amazingly talented Patricia Carrington ( yes from those “Carringtons”, as in Leonora 😉 )
She is an amazing photographer and designer that loves to play with our perception altering the reality that she portrays on her pieces, making them surreal, fantastic and poetic.
Not only she’s one of my favorite people in the whole world, Patricia’s artistry reflects exactly how cool and bright her personality is, come to the Studio #111 and get her pieces for your home or office, your rooms will be transporting you to foreign places filled with happy 🙂
Soooo, we’re more than ready for you! Come, say hi and support young talent ❤