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Closer's Ball "Life in Park" art by Deshawn Washington

Presented by La Peña at La Peña, Austin TX

Jun 16 2018
Closer's Ball "Life in Park" art by Deshawn Washington

Opening Reception of Closer’s Ball “Life in Park”

About Deshawn:

“My goal as an Artist is to let the world see that, as diverse is the color of races on this planet, so too is the interpretation of the world of Art.”
Through Deshawn’s interpretation of life, he seeks to restore the view of the Austin Community, finding joy within the art. His unique perspective comes from his Disabled, Multi-Diverse, and Multi-Cultural background.

Deshawn Washington’s goal is to create a book depicting his own growth through the Arts. He would like to

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Additional time info:

Closer’s Ball “Life in Park” will be on exhibition through the months of June and July.

Gallery hours: M-F 8am-6pm; Sat. 8am-3pm

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


La Peña

227 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701





The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


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