Latest News & Announcements
Check out the latest news and announcements from Get Fokus’d Productions!
Special Showcase of Through The Lens: “Warriors”At Downtown Library- MArch 30th
Just in case you missed the Through The Lens: Warriors Exhibit when it was showcased at CEPA Gallery, here’s your chance to experience it!!
Join us on March 30th (2-3pm) at the Downtown Central Library for a special one day showcase of this powerful exhibit! Images and video to be showcased. Artist talk to follow showcase.
*Event is free and open to the public.
Reflections On Identity February 7-March 27th
“Reflections on Identity” features work by Tau Battice, Aitina Fareed-Cooke, Antonio Pulgarin, and Nichole Washington, award-winning photographers of diverse backgrounds whose work in portraiture, documentary, and collage techniques pose questions about identity.
As part of the exhibition, the gallery will host Aitina Fareed-Cooke (Feb. 4-8) and Tau Battice (Feb. 20-23) as resident artists.
Through The Lens: “Warriors” Exhibition
The Through The Lens “Warriors” Exhibition exposes the human condition and the extraordinary people who persevered and beat the odds. Aitina Fareed-Cooke, award winning photographer, artist and owner of Get Fokus’d Productions knows the element of struggle and perseverance very well after losing her mom to drug addiction at a young age and being told she would be a failure to thrive……
Through The Lens: Warriors Video Premiere
Join us at Squeaky Wheel (617 Main St.) on Wednesday February 13th at 6pm for our Through The Lens: Warriors Exhibition Video Premiere. We will showcase the videos of the individuals highlighted in the exhibit followed by a discussion with a few of the Warriors.
*Seating is limited - First come First Served
Young & Fokus’d Highlight: Emeka Wajed
Check out 14-Year-Old Emeka Wajed, a local (Buffalo NY) young man who is an amazing artist/designer who is seriously dedicated to his passion for visual arts.
Young and Fokus’d highlights stories of young people in the urban context who represent a generation of creators across art disciplines impacting the culture with their art.
GFP Wins Ignite buffalo People’s Choice Award!
43 North, a non-profit organization based in Buffalo NY, created a competition called Ignite Buffalo where they awarded a total of $1 million dollars through their startup competition for small businesses.
Out of 477 small businesses Get Fokus’d Productions was selected as one of the 50 to give a two-minute pitch before a panel of 10 judges who asked five minutes of questions about the business and about why we deserved the grant…..
Aitina wins CEPA Gallery Members’ Exhibition Award!
CEPA Gallery’s 2017 Members’ Exhibition features the photography and photo-related work of some of Western New York’s most talented artists. CEPA Gallery gives out two awards recognizing those artists who demonstrate an elevated level of artistic maturity and skill in their work….