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ReVision, A Solo Exhibition by Diana ‘Didi’ Contreras
August 28, 2021 - 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
WYN 317 Gallery is beyond thrilled to announce ReVision, a much anticipated solo exhibition by Diana “Didi” Contreras. ReVision is a series of paintings by internationally known Peruvian-American artist Diana Contreras. This body of work reflects on the ideas of evolution, metamorphosis and growth with the use of various subject matter such as butterflies and the usage of time as a form of the process. To evolve requires the experience of aging and with that comes life hitting you at all angles molding you within a cocoon that encompasses your very being till finally, you reach a natural conclusion.
Please join us in celebrating this astounding exhibition featuring Didi’s latest creations. The opening reception will be held Saturday, August 28, from 6:00 PM -9:00 PM. RSVP recommended for priority access. ReVision will remain open until Saturday, October 2nd. WYN 317 Gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. You may also schedule interviews and private tours/showings.
About Diana ‘Didi’ Contreras:
Diana Contreras (b. Peru, 1981) has established herself as an influential Miami artist. From painting murals in the Urban Art scene to exhibiting canvas pieces in galleries, her work has been seen in exhibitions and private collections in several parts of the world including Street Art Dubai Gallery in Dubai.
Contreras’s primary medium is oil, and also enjoys experimenting with anything she can get her hands on. From canvas, walls, stickers to shoes, her work embodies femininity and always sets her characters in whimsical portraitures. Her distinct style emerges from her love of classical techniques infused with her passion for illustrations and street murals.
Contreras received her B.S. in Art Education and a Post-Graduate of Art in Education from Florida International University. She also studied abroad in Florence, Italy where she focused on Art History. Additionally, Contreras was enrolled at the Art Students League of New York in New York City.
About WYN 317 Art Gallery:
Opened in 2013 by sisters Danelle and Michele Pino, WYN 317 is a gallery designed to spotlight Miami’s unique urban landscape by providing a local’s touch. It’s an authentic space where fresh, up-and-coming, mid-career, and established native and international artists intersect with local legends. Highlighting aesthetics ranging from the area’s graffiti culture to a wide array of vibrant pop art influences, this exhibition and event venue takes pride in delivering art cultivated in Miami neighborhoods. WYN 317 is located at 4320 NW 2 Ave., Miami, FL 33127. For more information, visit wyn317.com.