Famed Miami-based Brazilian brand, Artefacto, is bringing TAPPO ARTS to the U.S. this Miami Art Week, featuring the creative talent of 50 Miami icons and artists. Beginning on Dec. 1, the auction will feature collectible pieces by design stars Deborah Wecselman and Kobi Karp, as well as other local celebrities including Miami Heat’s DJ Irie and Brazilian racecar driver Helio Castroneves. All proceeds from the project support Miami Cancer Institute’s “Arts in Medicine,” an innovative program at Baptist Health that is transforming the cancer experience for patients and caregivers through the arts.
For the project, each designer and artist created their own rendition of the brand’s Tappo stool, which will be auctioned off at artefacto.givesmart.com.
Participants include: Alena Capra; Alex Nuñez; Alex Acosta; Alexandra Karolemeas; Andrea S. Campos, Thales Pereira & Claudia Quintero; Andre Poli; Betta Santini; Carla Guilhem; Cecilia Thibes; Carolina Dieckmann; Christine Junger; Cristina and Monica Souza; Daniela Bercovitch; Daniela Saliba; Daniele Guardini; Deborah Wecselman; DJ IRiE; Erika Bravin; Fernanda Dabus; Guimar Urbina; Helio Castroneves; Jessica Jaegger; Kobi Karp; Latin for Glory; Laurie Jennings; Luciana Bueno; Luciana Fragali; Lisa Petrillo; Luciana Junqueira; Maria Fernanda Pacifico; Marisol Pinto; Maristela Raffa; Miguel Lewis; Mirtha Arriaran; Monica Mendes; Nayara Macedo; Pietro Estrada & Analuz Arevalo for Piegatto; Patricia Golombek; Paula Ambrosio; Paula Perozo-Lyons; Rafaela Simoes; Roberta Barros; Raquel Mothe; Renata Martoni; Rene Ruiz; Ronny Constansi; Shonna Drew; Soco Freire; Tatiana Gubeissi and Tamara Feldman
For more information and to bid on a Tappo stool, visit artefacto.com/auction.