• Soreyda Begley (Fashion Designer) at Lunch with the Arts

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    Name: Soreyda Begley (Fashion Designer) at Lunch with the Arts
    Date: May 16, 2018
    Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Soreyda Benedit Begley is a Lexington, Kentucky based designer and community activist. She is originally from Honduras and has lived in the United States for over 18 years. Soreyda is a public speaker and avid advocate for women’s rights, diversity and inclusion and Fair Trade. She founded the Lexington Fashion Collaborative, is active on the boards of several art and social justice organizations.

    "Art, for me, represents not only a creative outlet but also a social act, an act of empowerment, for me and for others. Clothing, appearance and certainly standards of beauty and fashion are not neutral and trivial, and I design clothing as an attempt to take control of these standards. I want my clothing to serve as one more way to empower women and create agency and choice. By rejecting some ways of presenting ourselves and embracing others, I hope to create pieces that make women feel powerful, and by extension, be powerful."
    Community Arts Center
    401 W Main St, Danville, Kentucky 40422
    Date/Time Information:
    Wednesday, May 16 at 12 PM - 1 PM
    Contact Information:
    (859) 236-4054
    $5 at the door - feel free to bring a lunch!
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  • Danville/Boyle County Convention and Visitors Bureau
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