This past Sunday, August 12th, the board of The Dominican Day Parade commemorated Tony Peralta as the art ambassador. The board showed their appreciation to the contributions and impact Tony has had in the Dominican community in New York City. Check out some of the images from the parade below.
This past Wednesday, July 25th, Carolina Contreras, founder of the Miss Rizos Salon in The Dominican Republic, had a curly hair event here at Taller Peralta! Carolina embraces her natural locks, and encourages other woman to do the same. She established the first hair salon of its kind, for natural hair in the island. Artist M.Tony Peralta and Carolina, collaborated on a small capsule of t-shirts, totes and prints with her famous catch phrase "Yo Amo Mi Pajón", designed by Tony himself. Here's a small recap of the event that was held here at shop.
This past week, artist M.Tony Peralta was part of the "Bienal de Diseño 2018" in El Centro Cultural de España in The Dominican Republic. Tony was featured amongst other Dominican artist residing in D.R. and outside the island like fashion designers Raul Lopez and Jose Duran. The show was focused on architects, graphic, fashion, and industrial designers as well. Below is a brief recap of the exhibition.
This year Nike is doing their Soccer City Clash in New York CIty! Round 1 of the games, started Uptown, 108th Street & Riverside Drive this past Monday. The tournaments will take over different locations every week. From Uptown, to Downtown, Queens and Brooklyn. The teams will go up against each other until only one remains. We, of course, are rooting for the Uptown team and would love to see our neighborhood win. Take a look below at Monday's highlights and the soccer jerseys designed by Contemporary Latino artist M.Tony Peralta. Click Here to see the schedule for the remaining games.
Contemporary Latino pop artist, M.Tony Peralta and @Nike, have recently teamed up for the Nike Soccer City Clash tournaments. The artist designed 4 jerseys that will represent the Nike Uptown team, which includes:
"DE LO MIOS SOCCER CLUB DE UPTOWN"
These personalized jerseys are available to purchase at the Nike store in SoHo, NY. You'll be able to add different patches of your choice and choose from another set of jersey designs, designed by Tony himself. Take a look below at our recap video from Nike and the jersey selection available, made to order in store at Nike.