3rd December, 2015 – Macaya Gallery in conjunction with ANSA Motor Cars is delighted to present “Artceleration”, a high profile six day cultural event, featuring internationally renowned artists, “live painting” of exotic Ferrari automobiles, from November 30th to December 6th at the Macaya Gallery, located in Wynwood Art District and one block away from Miami Design District. The lineup of famous artists include names like Retna, Ben Levy and edouard Duval-Carrie, with their medium of creative expression being models of Ferrari F430 Challenge automobiles. The three cars shall then be auctioned, with a major portion of the proceeds donated to charitable organizations.
The six day extravaganza includes live paintings, art installations, brand endorsements and VIP receptions. The first three days are scheduled to commence with a VIP reception, followed by the unveiling of a premium Ferrari racing car by the featured artist of the day. The artistically decorated cars will then be exclusively unveiled on day four, and will be open to auctions on day five, with the auction bids closing on day six. The series of red carpet events is expected to be attended by celebrities, high net worth individuals, athletes, art collectors, curators, opinion workers and the like.
This immensely innovative and socially empowering event was jointly conceived by the key players Patrick Glemaud, owner of Macaya Gallery, Neil Handler, CeO of ANSA Motorcars, and Frankie Coletto, serial entrepreneur and founder of PassTheNotes.com. MACAYA GALLeRY’s owner Patrick Glemaud is a corporate attorney who left the corporate world to immerse himself in curating and celebrating contemporary art, fuelled by his childhood passion for the same. Under his leadership, Macaya Gallery now occupies a sprawling 4600 square feet of indoor and outdoor space, showcasing both established and emerging talent from the fields of painting, mixed media, sculpture and photography. ANSA Motorcar’s CeO Neil Handler combined his passion for automotive lifestyle and racing into South Florida’s complete automotive consortium committed to providing luxury cars with customized design, so as to enhance the lifestyle, enjoyment and the pride-of-ownership of discerning automotive enthusiasts. ANSA Motorcars also offers a state of the art storage facility and a special motor sports program for clients to explore their driving potential.
The three participating artists, Retna, Ben Levy, and edouard Duval-Carrie, among others, are also internationally renowned, with their work being sold to art collectors for over $250,000. Apart from commissions from Louis Vuitton and Vista Jet Global express, their clientele list also includes Justin Bieber and Usher. Retna is particular is prized by the art community for his complex and captivating work that majestically blends photography with painted graffiti lettering that is inspired by egyptian hieroglyphics as well as Middle east and Asian calligraphy.
The ARTCeLeRATION’s cars will be auctioned at the end of the week, and a major portion of the proceeds will benefit Miami Children’s Health Foundation of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital and The Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
To register for Artceleration or for more information regarding the event or any queries, please feel free to contact Patrick Glemaud at firstname.lastname@example.org
Artceleration was created to merge the automotive and art world together to showcase one of a kind pieces of art. Artceleration along with its partners, secures the specific vehicle collection, a set of 3 vehicles either racing, vintage, or exotic. Collaborates with high-profile selected artists, and finally auctions the vehicles giving a portion of proceeds to charities which are involved with every 3 vehicle collection created. each artist is assigned a vehicle as their canvas and given complete creative freedom.
About ANSA Motorcars:
ANSA Motorcars sells, services, and stores cars in a secured climate-controlled facility with concierge service. The unique, bespoke design and tuning department is where you can upgrade and transform your current car into the car of your dreams. Clients can explore their driving potential in a highly customized motor sports program.
About Macaya Gallery:
MACAYA GALLeRY’s owner Patrick Glemaud is a corporate attorney whose passion for contemporary art inspired him to leave the corporate world and immerse himself into the exciting world of creative expression now known as MACAYA GALLeRY. Located in Wynwood, Miami Art District, MACAYA GALLeRY is a contemporary art gallery that represents, promotes, and showcases world-renowned, mid-career, as well as emerging talent from the disciplines of art, design, and passionate manufacturing, with exhibits ranging from paintings, photography, mixed media and sculpture.