Delta Airlines Spotlights Emerging Artists in Miami Art Week
Miami, Florida - In a unique fusion of aviation and art, Delta Airlines highlighted six emerging artists during Miami's prestigious Art Week. This initiative underscores Delta's commitment to connecting people with diverse cultures and talents, showcasing the work of artists deeply rooted in Miami's vibrant art scene.
Celebrating Miami's Artistic Talent
Delta's selection of artists for this event reflects a diverse array of backgrounds and artistic styles, each with a strong connection to Miami. The featured artists include:
- Derek Abella: A Miami-born illustrator, Abella's work is influenced by his Cuban-American and queer identity.
- Elliot & Erick Jiménez: These identical twins and first-generation Cuban-Americans from Miami blend art history and theological themes in their photography.
- Emmett Moore: A Miami-based artist and designer, Moore's work explores the intersection of design and art.
- Jillian Mayer: Mayer, an artist and filmmaker, examines the impact of technology on our lives and identities.
- Olivia Pedigo: A young 3D artist and animator, Pedigo's work focuses on themes of comfort and isolation.
Delta's Artistic Journey: From the Sky to the Streets
Delta's approach to celebrating these artists is multifaceted:
- In-Flight Art Gallery: On December 6, a special charter flight from JFK to Miami will transform into an airborne art gallery, featuring the artists' work.
- Open-Air Gallery Event: On December 9, an open-air gallery at 1111 Lincoln Road will display artworks created from decommissioned plane parts, offering a unique perspective on art and aviation.
Delta's Role in Miami's Cultural Landscape
Delta's involvement in Miami extends beyond Art Week. The airline operates over 80 daily flights from South Florida's major airports, demonstrating its significant role in the region's connectivity and community engagement.
Delta Airlines' initiative of spotlighting emerging artists during Miami Art Week is a testament to its commitment to cultural enrichment and community connection. This event not only highlights the talents of local artists but also reinforces Delta's role as a global connector. For more information, visit Delta's website.