OHWOW recently showcased a one night show entitled ‘Confection’, featuring over 20 of Miami’s best artists. The Charity Bake Sale Art Exhibition was a huge success aimed to benefit the Daily Bread Food Bank. Featuring the work from Jim Drain, Aranzazu Gayoso, Michael Genovese, Jason Hedges, Alvaro Ilizarbe, Susan Lee-Chun, Nick D. Lobo, Justin Long, Lee Materazzi, Hugo Montoya, Bert Rodriguez, Leyden Rodriguez-Casanova, TM Sisters, Jen Stark, Jonathan Thomas and Kyle Trowbridge here is a great look at what went down.


The success of the show went far beyond expectations, raising over $10,000 for charity and it really was the feel-good moment of the year for Miami amidst this crazy recession. The main room was transformed into a giant krispy kreme donut with over 1,000 sprinkles on the pink “frosting” walls. Bert Rodriguez, a Miami based 2008 Whitney Biennial artist, along with Leyden Rodriguez-Casanova contributed a double toilet seat server which had people eating chocolate pudding and rice pudding out of the bowls.  We had over 2,000 people come through.  It was wild…