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CAFÉ PERFECTO & COMMONPLACE COFFEE ROASTERS TEAM UP FOR ART EXHIBIT Artist Edwin Gil Celebrates Colombian Coffee Through His Upcycling Series

PITTSBURGH, PA. – (March 5, 2015) – Colombian artist Edwin Gil and business partner in Charlotte based Café Perfecto will have his art exhibit – Celebrating Colombian Coffee: An Artistic View of ‘Farm to Cup’ Through Upcycling – on display at commonplace coffee house through March 30.
Gil, a Colombian native who uses discarded and recycled pieces of glass as his medium, created artwork that traces Café Perfecto’s journey from the El Socorro Family Farm where its grown to the coffee cup here in the United States. Thousands of mosaic-like pieces of glass were hand painted to give way to his 4’ X 4’ pieces that celebrate one of Colombia’s finest exports known throughout the world for quality and taste. Read more