“Alien inside”: a brest cancer exhibit and benefit for “Pink Jams”

10 Oct

Text, photos and video

by Yulia Mikhalchuk

During breast cancer awareness month, there is lots of events happening in DC area. One of the beautiful exhibit reception happened yesterday at ArtDC gallery, “Alien inside” benefiting “Pink Jams“. About 22 professional artists, breast cancer survivors, or both, presented their pieces at the gallery, which will be open till November, 6!

Jesse Cohen (founder of the art forum), Deidree Bennett (curator of the exhibit), Christa Floresca (founder of "Pink Jams!"

Deidree talking about lymphedema

Correction: Turner G.Davis’ father’s name is James, not Jon. His works are shown in Metropolitan Museum mof Art, New York, and in the National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.

Erase breast cancer - by Kevin Mellema

bra by Samara Kaufman

Will he still want me (rag doll/mixed media) - by Paige Coffey

Food & beverage donations sponsored by Franklin's, Asia Nine, Aagain, 15 Ria

Bluecherry by Dominique Fierro, Just a little lump (2) by Kay Layne, L'Education by Soline Krug, Rosa by Fabian Rios Rubino

by Claudia Olivos

another view

by Turner G.Davis

bra by Samara Kaufman

"Starry night" bra by Samara Kaufman


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