Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Call To Artists for Ploppy Palace Productions Video Slide Show at the 9th Annual Everglades Awareness Concert at Gramps in Wynwood



CALL TO ARTISTS --> Love The Everglades Movement is preparing for the 9th Annual Everglades Awareness Benefit Concert at Gramps in Wynwood on Sunday, September 18, 2016. We will be featuring a video slide show with artwork and we are accepting submissions.
1) file size of 2mbs to 3mbs
2) 150 ppi
3) no watermark or names on images (only within metadata) -
Note: we will put your name on each image
4) limit submission to 8 images for each artist
5) send file via WeTransfer.com - email: events@ploppypalace.com
6) Deadline for submissions: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Thank you for your effort and creativity!




9th ANNUAL EVERGLADES AWARENESS BENEFIT CONCERT AT GRAMPS
Sunday, September 18, 2016
2:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.

HOSTED BY PLOPPY PALACE PRODUCTIONS
& LOVE THE EVERGLADES MOVEMENT

On Sunday, September 18, 2016 Ploppy Palace Productions and Love The Everglades Movement will be hosting a concert to raise awareness and funds for Everglades protection and public education. As part of this three stage extravaganza, some of South Florida's top bands, spoken word artists and community activists will join together to raise awareness for this vital natural resource.

There will be musical performances by The Spam Allstars, Army Gideon, The Baboons, Iko Iko, The Medicine Box Acoustic, Nag Champayons, The Oski Foundation, Magic City Hippies, Blue Sky Drive, Above The Skyline, Spank, Zen Per Capita, PATH, Venus Rising, Kuyayky, Rachelle Coba, Sarah Packiam, Michelle Forman Duo, Steve Minotti, Grant Livingston, Anthony Nelson, Mr. Grim Reapa, Haviken Hayes and more.

Guest speakers include: FL State Rep. David Richardson, Houston Cypress from Love The Everglades Movement, Laura Reynolds from Conservation Concepts; Rhonda Roff from Sierra Club Callusa Chapter; Dara Schoenwald & David Doebler from VolunteerCleanup.org; George Cavros from Floridian For Solar Choice, Sam Van Leer from Urban Paradise Guild, Seth Bloomgarden from Surfrider Foundation Miami Chapterand other concerned citizens.

Spoken word by Alonso, Marcus Blake, Rio and more.

Dance and performance by Elviza's Rockabelly Hippies featuring Elviza, Symphony & Sofia Luna plus Melody Gedeon and more.

Live art by Anibal Fernandez, Linx, Rei Ramirez and more.

Information booths from Love The Everglades Movement,VolunteerCleanup.org and other organizations.

Vendors and small businesses promoting and selling their merchandise, including The Wallflower Gallery, Progressive Rags and others.

This is an all ages event
Admission is $ 10.
Children under 12 - FREE
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The 9th Annual Everglades Awareness Benefit Concert at Gramps is sponsored by Ploppy Palace Productions and The Miccosukee Tribe of Florida, Dr. Michael Lemus and VolunteerCleanup.org.

Production Support by 7th Circuit Productions, Miccosukee Media, Mut Communications and KPW Media.

Gramps
176 NW 24th St
Miami, Florida 33127
www.gramps.com
www.facebook.com/grampsmiami

** Sponsorship and vending opportunities are still available.**

Donate here: www.gofundme.com/LoveTheEverglades

For more information, please check out www.ploppypalace.com or e-mail Ploppy Palace Productions at events@ploppypalace.com or call 305-579-0069.

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Artist Spotlight: International Multidisciplinary Artist Evi Photopoulos

Renowned international multidisciplinary artist Evi Photopoulos is known worldwide for her paintings, public art installations, video art, film, sculpture and more. She is an award-winning artist whose work is widely exhibited throughout Europe and the United States.



some of her most recent notable achievemnets include her sculpture exhibition Art from Flour creations 'In Mills of Crete', exhibited in the Musée du Louvre 2015 and the works are included in The Art Book Musse Du Louvre Paris, France Still Life Collection. 




Her oil painting 'Souls in Desperation' was awarded Celeste Prize Winner 2012, and the artist's award-winning Film 'The BLACK WINES of EROS' was spotlighted and won 'Best Short Film' at the Festival de Cannes - Page Officielle & Marché du Film - Festival de Cannes 2016.
www.2evi.gr




Saturday, August 6, 2016

Artist Resource: Art Copy Work by MZ Photo for Visual Artists



Calling Artists --> do you require art copy? MZ Photo of South Florida produces HIGH resolution digital scanback for art copy work, creating files of 90Mb and higher at 300dpi, without interpolation - and can handle large pieces up to 7ft x 7ft! 

Contact Mike Zimmerman of MZ Photo for more information about this valuable artist resource at (954)321-8004 mzphoto.com


Friday, August 5, 2016

Opening Art Exhibit: Julie Lehite, Artist of the Sea


Thursday, August 18th from 6-9pm join us for the opening reception of artist Julie Lehite‘s exhibition at the KabCo Showroom in Pembroke Pines, presented by KabCo and One Kind Art

Meet and greet the renowned Miami-based watercolorist and her ocean inspired masterpieces, enjoy light bites and cocktails – kindly RSVP.




Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series in Partnership with Rush Philanthropic



Bombay Sapphire and Rush Philanthropic present The Artisan Series, an international platform for emerging artists to showcase their work. Artisan Series celebrates artists that change how we see the world. Submit your artwork at www.bombayartisan.com

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Call To Artists for Love The Everglades Movement 2016 Summer Symposium



CALL TO ARTISTS: Love The Everglades Movement is preparing for the Summer Symposium 2016: Giving Back To The Everglades and the 9th Annual Everglades Awareness Benefit Concert. Ploppy Palace Productions will be featuring a video slide show with artwork and they're accepting submissions.



1) file size of 2mbs to 3mbs
2) 150 ppi
3) no watermark or names on images (only within metadata) -
Note: we will put your name on each image
4) limit submission to 8 images for each artist
5) send file via WeTransfer.com - email: events@ploppypalace.com
6) Deadline for submissions: Mon, July 25

Thank you for your effort and creativity!

Monday, July 4, 2016

Registration Opens Today for Love the Everglades Movement Summer Symposium: August 6 & 7, and August 14 Environmental Cleanup

Registration Opens Today for Love the Everglades Movement Summer Symposium --> August 6 & 7, and August 14 - a weekend of presentations, guest speakers, entertainment, art, spirituality, and strategizing aimed to raise awareness and spur action to preserve the Florida Everglades; a precious, vital natural resource. 



There is only one Everglades and Love the Everglades Movement needs your help to create awareness & conservation.

Love the Everglades Movement
Summer Symposium 2016
GIVING BACK TO THE EVERGLADES
August 6-7, and August 14, 2016
REGISTRATION OPEN NOW:
http://www.lovetheeverglades.org/summer-symposium-2016.html