Borucan Artists of Today & Their Evolving Art

with Alessandra Bravo and Don Blackowiak of Lucuma Designs

January 9 2019 · 12:00pm  – 1:00pm


Come closer to learn about the inspiration and dreams of the artists behind the Rainforest Mask exhibit at Selby Gardens.   Don and Alessandra will share highlights from their recent visit to the village where they interviewed and filmed artists, including Esteban and Marcos who will be in attendance at the lecture.  Also learn how the efforts to incorporate Fair Trade principles within the artist collective are progressing.

Don Blackowiak and Alessandra Bravo, founders of Lucuma Designs, have been working closely and representing top artists from Boruca, Costa Rica.  Lucuma Designs, a socially responsible company, has been a member of the Fair Trade Federation since 1999.

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