The Streets of Miami Are About to Become a Bit More Colorful with Official Launch and Exhibit of Gibson Guitar’s Miami GuitarTown Project
Gibson Guitar, the world’s premier musical instrument manufacturer and presenter of Miami GuitarTown, along with the city of Miami, announced the official unveiling of the citywide exhibit and arts project to commence Wednesday, August, 5, 2009. All 70 guitar sculptures and showcase guitars, which have been painted or designed visually by local artists in an array of palettes, will be exhibited throughout the city at key landmarks, buildings, parks and popular locations. Visual artists from Miami and surrounding areas joined celebrities in creating one-of-a-kind pieces of guitar art with extraordinary motifs, colors and themes. Click here to read more.
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Katy Perry Signs Guitar for Gibson’s Miami GuitarTown Charity
Grammy-nominated and three time platinum-selling American singer/songwriter Katy Perry recently autographed a very “Perry” inspired Epiphone guitar, painted by visual artist Jonathan Stein for the Miami GuitarTown project. Perry signed the guitar in the green room right before the Fort Lauderdale concert of her “Hello Katy” Tour. Click here to read more.
Mexican Pop Superstar Paulina Rubio Autographs Gibson Les Paul Sculpture ‘Hair Guitar’
Gibson Guitar, presenter of Miami GuitarTown along with the city of Miami and Miami-Dade County, is proud to announce that Universal Music recording artist Paulina Rubio stopped by the Gibson Guitar Entertainment Relations Miami showroom to autograph the new completed “Hair Guitar” Les Paul Gibson sculpture. Click here to read more.