Josafat Miranda: Sacred Flight
Feb. 27 – March 21, 2010
Opening Reception Fri., Feb. 26, 6-9 pm
Sacred Flight consists of a multitude of components primarily unified by the imagination. The project plays with mystical objects and characters, justifying the coincidental yet ironic union of the two.
Josafat Miranda is a Mexican Artist now residing in South Florida. He limits himself to the use of canvas, also using wood, aluminum, paper, and cardboard as surfaces for his imagery. Miranda’s work begins with the basic principle of drawing with extreme precision and detail then incorporating different materials such as graphite, silver and gold leaf, acrylic, and the ancient technique of encaustic. His installations are representational of many of his paintings and give a feeling of movement and performance.
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Gallery exhibitions and artist talks are funded in part by Michael and Lou Anne Colodny, and Marianne Ferro. The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization supported in part by its members, admissions, private entities, the City of Hollywood, the Broward County Board of County Commissioners as recommended by the Broward Cultural Council; the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture; and the Kresge Foundation. We welcome donations from all members of the community who wish to support our work.