NEW YORK, September 1, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Following Devastating Crisis August 14th earthquake in Haiti the situation on the ground remains urgent. In addition to the death toll of 2,200, several hundred thousand people were left homeless and in need of basic necessities, including food, water and shelter. To help with the relief effort, Grammy Award-winning musician, producer and philanthropist of Haitian descent Jerry Wonda and Youdy Sanon, Haitian-American entrepreneur and CEO of the global marketing agency Odagan, is organizing a special “Lot Koule” art exhibition showcasing the works of famous Haitian artist Joseph Eddy Pierre on September 1st and 2nd at the Platinum Sound Gallery at 59 Franklin Street. Jerry Wonda Duplessis is also NYC Grammy Governor and Co-Chair of the Producers and Engineer Wing.
A VIP opening by invitation only will take place with a red carpet at 5:30 p.m. and the doors open to 6:00 p.m.. The exhibition will be open to the public from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. to September 2. The aim of the art exhibition is to sell 15 exquisite paintings of Pierre, with a percentage of all funds generated that will be donated to Haitian humanitarian organizations on the ground and to celebrate Haitian art and musical culture. The beneficiary organizations are BCDCHaiti.org and https://community2community.info, two NGOs 501C3 Haiti with 35 years combined of missions and service to the people of Haiti. I cannot participate but I want to donate – here is a link to the Community2Community donation page.
Notes host Jerry Wonda, “Music in an art that paints melodic paintings, this exhibition brings together the visual representation of from Haiti Talent.”
Co-host added Youdy Sanon, “Art is rooted in the DNA of from Haiti folks, this exhibition exudes the rawness of our innate talents. “
Joseph Eddy Pierre is a Haitian artist born in 1972 in Cabaret, Haiti. Known as a contemporary abstract master, passionate about colors and geometry, he has developed a particular and easily recognizable style that has earned him worldwide recognition and fame. Joseph is very particular with his exhibitions and Jerry Wonda and Youdy Sanon are proud to have chosen that of New York Platinum Sound Studio Gallery as the venue for this new exhibition for the benefit of earthquake victims in their country of origin.
Recently, Joseph Eddy Pierre has participated in many projects around Haiti, including gallery exhibitions of his paintings at Art Center, Kolektif 509 and La Galerie D’Art Nader. He collaborated with his colleague Bault on the painting of a fresco at the French Institute of Haiti, and his last painted fresco is in the Quisqueya University Art Center. Joseph captivated the Miami artistic scene from this past March 2021 with his exhibition “Figures In Movement”.
After his studies at ENARTS, Joseph trained at the New York Student Art League. His first exhibition took place at the Center des Arts de Haiti. His paintings have allowed him to travel the world. Joseph Eddy Pierre exhibited in new York, Boston, Chicago, Florida, Paris and Mexico. In Barcelona, he represented Haiti during an exhibition organized by UNESCO.
About Beraca Community Development Corporation (BCDC)
Beraca Community Development Corporation (BCDC) was established in 2001 to be an extension of the Baptist Church of Beraca with the aim of reaching further into the community to meet its needs. BCDC’s mission statement is to rebuild, repair and restore lives and communities. BCDC accomplishes its mission in several ways by serving communities in United States and in Haiti.
About Community2Community (C2C)
Community2Community (C2C) is a non-profit service organization in May 2010, to give the Haitian diaspora and those with a heart for Haiti a platform to come together and share their expertise in a variety of areas – from education to medicine and carpentry to communications – to C2C’s goal of establishing lasting change in Haiti, and ultimately, other communities by working with indigenous leaders on the ground.
Sara trujillo, Odagan, +1 9172955491, [email protected]