Miss A Columnist

Olee Fowler is a Miami native and former publicist with a passion for discovering what's next and what's best in South Florida. With a love of dining out, volunteering, country music, Twitter and college football Saturdays, Olee always has her pulse on all things "Miami." From the ritzy fundraisers on Fisher Island to the hidden gem restaurants of Coconut Grove and everything in between, she loves to cover them all!

2nd Annual Color-A-Cause Power 20 Cocktail Party & Exhibit

(Photo courtesy of Color-A-Cause)

(Photo courtesy of Color-A-Cause)

On Wednesday, May 29, Joey Mugica known locally to most as “The Color Queen,” will unveil the 2013 “Power 20” at the second annual Color-A-Cause at The Hoxton

This year’s Color-A-Cause will feature the “Power 20″ that represents twenty of South Florida’s most influential people. Mugica will “Color Queen” the honorees by adding his unique dose of color to original photos by Julio Martinez. Proceeds of this year’s Color-A-Cause benefits a non-for-profit called Neat Stuff for Kids that provides brand new clothing to neglected and underprivileged children.

Joey Mugica with the honorees last year. (Photo Credit: F. Diaz)

Joey Mugica with the honorees last year. (Photo Credit: F. Diaz)

This year Mugica teamed up with photographer Julio Martinez and artist Eleazar Delgado at  McCormick Place to create a backdrop that allowed him to capture the honorees in a non-traditional manner. The twenty honorees chosen to be “Color Queened” this year by Mugica include: Adora, Berta Bravo, Craig Stevens, Gerry Kelly, Hansell Leyva, James Cubby, Jammin Johnny, Jipsy, Lesley Abravanel, Malinka Max, Maryel Epps, Michael Gongora, Beth Sobol, Stacy Russell, “Trend Tracker” Tara Gilani, Tony Guerra, Rey Casas, Nikola Charpentier and Viviana Gabeiras.

“It has been an honor for me to shoot many people throughout the years whom I respect, admire and love,” said Mugica. “This event gives me the opportunity to showcase beauty seen through my eyes while giving back to my community,” he said.

WHEN: Wednesday, May 29 from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.



color a cause miami

Joey Mugica’s art work last year (Photo Credit: F. Diaz)

The Hoxton 
1111 SW 1st Ave.
Miami, FL 33130
Ph. 305-677-8466

TICKETS: $25. Please click here to purchase tickets.

Related Articles: