The Mask We Wear
Mar
16
1:00 PM13:00

The Mask We Wear

Luna Fine Arts Gallery welcomes Delite Martin to speak at the Hilton on Pensacola Beach as we celebrate women. 

During this talk, Martin shares her journey as an artist. She will explore in-depth the duality of the women in her work and how they project the spirit and its connection to the physical world. Martin will also discuss the different signs and symbols that make up the visual language that helps define the space the women reside in.

Artist Bio

Delita Martin is an artist currently based in Huffman, Texas, She received a BFA in drawing from Texas Southern University and a MFA in printmaking from Purdue University. Formally a member of the fine arts faculty at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Martin is currently works as a full-time artist in her studio, Black Box Press. Working from Oral traditions, vintage and family photographs as a source of inspiration; Martin’s work explores the power of the narrative impulse. Her process of layering various printmaking, drawing, sewing, collaging, and painting techniques allow her to create a portraits that fuses the real and the fantastic. In her work she combines signs and symbols to create a visual language. By fusing this visual language with oral storytelling she offers other identities and other narratives for women of color. Martin’s work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally. Most recently Martin’s work was included in the State of the Arts: Discovering American Art Now. An exhibition that included 101 artist from around the United States. She was also included in International Review of African American Art as one16 African American artists to watch who are gaining national and international attention in 2015. More information about the artist you can be found at www.blackboxpressstudio.com.

View Event →

Mar
8
6:30 PM18:30

Women’s Empowerment - The Perfect Storm: An International Perspective on Women in the Arts

In honor of The International Women’s Day, Luna Fine Art Gallery, Hilton Pensacola Beach and Wings to the Spirit Foundation invite you to a presentation by Carol Malt, PhD. titled "Women's Empowerment - The Perfect Storm: An International Perspective on Women in the Arts."

Having trouble viewing this form? Click here.

View Event →
Nov
4
3:00 PM15:00

Meet & Greet with the Artists

Luna Fine Art Gallery is a project of Innisfree Hotels' corporate social responsibility program, The Hive.

The grand opening exhibition will be held on Nov. 4, 2017 at 3 p.m. This will be open to the public to meet and greet with the artists. 

The Luna Fine Art Gallery will continue to be showcased through Jan. 31, 2018 and the featured exhibits will change every few months to give art lovers and locals something to look forward to.

The gallery, located at the Hilton Pensacola Beach, introduces Pat Regan and Kristen Regan, who are internationally renowned and accomplished local artists. Pat Regan will display “Retrospective” a life’s journey and ever-evolving body of work while Kristen Regan will be presenting “Plastisphere” with newly inspired fine art photography about the environment. 

Promoting the arts and providing a venue for local and regional artists to exhibit their work, the gallery creates an environment that reflects the global and celebrates the local. 

Lisa Puzon and Shaughnessy Johnson, whose vision is to connect and inspire people and community through the arts, are the Gallery Directors.

*Note this is separate from the private reception on Nov. 3, 2017.

View Event →