Stigmata Group Exhibition & Opening Reception
Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 11:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Stigmata is an exhibition that takes an in depth look into the pain and suffering
This is a huge celebration and opportunity to further discussing the exhibitions
When & Where
Sophia Domeville - Haitian American Abstract Expressionist
About the Artist:
A studio arts graduate of The College of New Rochelle, Sophia Domeville is a Haitian American Abstract Expressionist whose usage of expressive colors, textures and collage creates a Universal Language through Abstract Art. Her work can best be described as, “Bold, explosive, and deeply emotional.”
Sophia Domeville passion of giving back to the community granted her an opportunity to become Vice President for, Halls That Inspire (HTI), a nonprofit that uses art as a means to encourage and uplift youth. Ms. Domeville transitioned as Founder/Art Facilitator of her intensive 8 week creative arts workshop, "Discovering Your Voice” through Art to Monroe College Bronx campus, Bergan Community College and Safe Space Organization in Queens.
Last year, Ms. Domeville introduced her new 12 week art program, “The Dreamers Project” a comprehensive program combines art history, community activism, leadership skills and self-awareness through art which she facilitated The Dreamers Project with The I Have A Dream Foundation scholarship program in Newark.
Due to her countless efforts within the community, Sophia Domeville received prestigious nominations and spotlighted in numerous media platforms in the arts. From 2012-2013, Ms. Domeville Haiti was the Lead Teaching Artist for “Art Day Celebration,” a program which cultivates and empowers impoverished and underprivileged children through the arts.
As an artist, Sophia has exhibited her work in Columbia University, Dartmouth College, York College, John Jay College, City College, Liberty Theater, Gallerie LaKaye in West Hollywood, SOMArts Gallery in San Francisco, Venice Arts Gallery in Los Angeles, The Aaron Davis Gallery in Harlem, Center Stage in Newark and more!
Currently Ms. Domeville is a Site Director for Kids Corp, a non-profit organization that provides healthcare, summer and year round after school programs throughout the city of Newark for children where she is introducing Creative Arts as a medium within a mostly academic based programming. She is a part of an artist collective, “Essential Elements Creative Collective” for Affero Gallery 2014 studio residency program in Newark.
To find more information about Sophia Domeville visit www.sophiadomeville.com