4th Annual Graffiti HeArt Graffiti & Grapes Scholarship Fundraiser!
Graffiti HeArt’s fourth annual “Graffiti & Grapes” scholarship benefit will be held on Saturday, November 23rd at Cleveland Urban Winery, featuring local CLE urban artists, live music, live art being auctioned, raffles, food, and wine!
Tickets are $45.00 and include entry to this premier event, a glass of wine made at CLE Urban Winery, appetizers provided by Bob Sferra’s Culinary Occasions, live music performances by Sammi Butler and and DJ Lee Majors. Several local artists performing live including Bob Peck, R!ch Chilar, WayneOne, SWIM, Faderesistant artist, artists from Rust Belt Monster Collective, and Garrett Weider with silent auction to raise money towards scholarships. Reserve your tickets now at https://tinyurl.com/GHGG2019.
Graffiti HeArt is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with focus on promoting graffiti art and the artists through approved commissioned projects that help raise funding towards art scholarships for the underserved youth through the Cleveland Institute of Art’s Pre-College Program. Graffiti HeArt is run by volunteers, and since its inception in 2013, has sponsored 30 scholarships (Over $69,000.00 in donations) for young aspiring artists, while also coloring our communities through projects such as the the Gay Games 9 installations, the “Greeting From Cleveland” mural in Ohio City, the “More Heart than Art” mural in Gordon Square Arts District, the “Color Block” wall in Tyler Village, the Puerto Rico Revitalization mural, “Mujeres Fuertes”, and the most recent “Welcome to Tremont” mural in Tremont/Cleveland, Ohio. In addition, Graffiti HeArt is responsible for indoor mural installations including those found in the Cleveland Public High Schools, Airgas, Dealer Tire, Avalution Consulting, Bridgeview, and last but not least, CLE Urban Winery’s mural and signage, our very special community partner! Promoting artists through positive ways to revitalize and beautify spaces in your community. In 2019, Graffiti HeArt opened up its new home and graffiti gallery at 4829 Superior Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio. This new space will be used to further advance the recognition of aerosol artists in the graffiti and mural art form, holding workshops, demonstrations, gallery shows, and events!