Program / Space Festival

Mission Art

May 18 , 2019

Pre-festival event (February 22 & 23, Houston, TX)
How many people do you think have sent something they’ve painted into space? What if YOU could be one of those people? Be part of a history making mission–work side by side with artist Edgar Medina to help create a unique work of art that will be launched into space aboard a Blue Origin rocket!

Adult Session: Feb. 22nd, 6:30 – 9pm. $100 per participant. (includes wine and appetizers)
Children’s Sessionon Feb. 23rd, 11am – 12pm. $50 per participant. (includes snacks)
Email rod@mediaartexploration.org to sign up. Participation limited to 20 per session. You can see more of Edgar’s work on his website: medinaedgar.com/

Festival Event (May 18, San Francisco)
After having been to space on a Blue Origin rocket, Edgar Medina’s painting that festival goers helped create at a pre-festival event will be displayed and auctioned.

Witness the triumphant return of Medina’s painting that was created through collaborative effort and flew among the stars!

Photo credit: Blue Origin

Saturday, May 18 
San Francisco - Z Space
450 Florida St
San Francisco, CA 94110
For Age 10-13, Age 14-17, Adults
Edgar Medina
Collaborator Profile
Edgar Medina

Edgar Medina originals have shown across the country at galleries in Chicago, New Orleans, Santa Fe and Houston. Medina has been a featured artist at Art Chicago, The Los Angeles Art Show, Art Santa Fe and Red Dot Miami. Last year, Edgar Medina originals helped to raise a substantial amount for Houston area charities including American Cancer Society, MDA, Victory Houston –Cattle Barron’s Ball, Foundation for Teen Health / Baylor Medina, JDRF and Tahirih Justice Center. This year, Edgar has had the honor of being a part of Artist INC Houston, a mentorship program with Fresh Arts Houston. For the last eight weeks, Edgar has been working with local artists and mentors, sharing their mutual experiences and learning from each other.

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