The New York Boyer Foundation, founded in Soho, one of the most artistic and cosmopolitan neighborhoods of Manhattan, New York City, aims to promote education and interest in the visual and performing arts with exhibitions, art classes and competitions, publications and auctions, concerts and performance and scholarships. Your donation will provide an important recognition through all this worldwide art universe.
CHEVALIER DANIEL C. BOYER
North-American artist and writer, born in Hancock, Michigan, November 2nd 1971. Lives in Manhattan, New York City, U.S.A.
Daniel C. Boyer was graduated from Curry College in Milton, Massachussets with a B.A. in Politics and History and 2-dimensional Mixed Media at Harvard University.
He was named an honorary alumnus of the Johns Hopkins University.
Artist in Residence Demonstrating Fumage, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, Marquette, Michigan. Guest-Curator, "Bathtubs in Heraldry", exhibition at the Bathtub Art Museum in Portland, Oregon.
President of The New York Boyer Foundation in New York City.
Since 2002 he has been the Chief Executive Officer, International Union of Mail Artists, Tilberg, The Netherlands. His art has been shown in twelve solo exhibitions in North America and hundreds of group exhibitions on every continent except Antarctica, and is included in a number of museum collections.
Curator for 'Dreams & Reflections', 'Insight Memories' and 'Open' shows at Bradway Mall Gallery, Manhattan, NY.
Secretary and Photography Chairman of the West Side Arts Coalition, Manhattan, NY.
As a writer he is the author of the books The Tailgating Spinster, The Octopus Frets: political poems, for which he also did the frontispiece, the surrealist novel What Snow Disrupts, a book of automatic equations Ethos of Decentralization, and several books of poetry. His illustrations were included in the books The Somnambulist Footprints and Surrealist Movement in the United States, the magazines Anemone Sidecar and Hydrolith, and the newspaper The Improper Bostonian. Columnist for several newspapers and has also designed covers for compact disks.
Daniel C. Boyer is the film producer and director of 'The Dead Man' and 'The Erotic Life of the Eskimo', USA.
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LADY SÍLVIA SOARES BOYER
LADY SÍLVIA SOARES BOYER
Portuguese fine artist and writer, born in Oporto, Portugal, on November 16th 1974. Lives in New York City, USA.
English Course from Cambridge University, United Kingdom.
Degree in Fine Arts, Painting by ESAP – Escola Superior Artística do Porto (Superior Artistic School of Oporto).
Project's Creator of ART IN LOCO, International Art Festival.
Chief Executive Officer of The New York Boyer Foundation in New York City.
Alongside her career also develops work in Music (piano and vocals) and Performing Arts.
Model of Artistic Nude and Human Figure.
Curator for 'Dreams & Reflections' shows at Bradway Mall Gallery, Manhattan, NY.
Member at Large and Finance/Treasurer Supervisor of West Side Arts Coalition, Manhattan, NY.
As a painter has, since 1995, participated in and conducted numerous international exhibitions (over 400 exhibits; including 27 solo shows).
Plastic work representations (public and private collections) in Portugal, Brazil, Japan, France, Belgium, Spain, Malaysia, Mexico, Italy, UK, USA, Netherlands, Canada, Australia, Germany, Finland, Russia and Venezuela.
As a writer she´s the author of 'Raizes do Sentimento' and 'Da Mágoa ao Narcisismo', also with poetry and short stories inserted in 12 anthologies.
Member of several artistic and cultural associations in Portugal and United States of America.
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