House of Art has its grand opening 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at 415 NW 26th St. in Wynwood. From artist Henrique Souza's website:
In the heart of Wynwood, at 415 NW 26th Street, you will find the quintessential Conceptual Artist Retreat simply named " House of Art". Henrique Souza is the mind, artist, and man, behind this exceptional and enveloping " space".
House of Art is a collection of incredible creations both traditional and modern. It is a sanctuary where artists can work, create and exhibit; a place of visions, works in progress, and education. Forging its future is Artist and Visionary Henrique Souza.
The Souza "House of Art" is dedicated to that spirit of success. The concept is to have a space where talented Artists can feature their work. The gallery will highlight different exhibits, as well as " works in progress" The usage of reclaimed items for the creation of art is encouraged. The concept of affordable art is also part of the creative philosophy.
The "space" is industrial, functional. yet inviting. Full of surprises, this "Gallery also has a courtyard where one can commune with the art, the space, and the artists.
On display you will find works of art of all medias and from all over the world.