5th Annual Heartbreakers Ball

Overview

Support Transformer this Valentine's Day 
with our reimaged Heartbreakers Ball - In a Box!

Transformer's Annual Heartbreakers Ball celebrates our love for the emerging artist community, and debuts new works from our ever-evolving FlatFile Program. This always unique event, presented through continually innovative and playful formats and platforms each Valentine’s Day, is designed to warm your heart and encourage connection with emerging visual art and artists.

A little Zoomed out? We are too! 

For our 5th Annual Heartbreakers Ball this year, we are offering some fun and creative Zoom event alternatives to Evoke Your Senses, celebrate love and life, artists and Transformer this Valentine's Day:

DINE IN WITH YOUR HEARTBREAKER
with this Valentine's Dinner for Two

Offered in collaboration 
with chef Gerald Addison, chef/owner of Bammy's
and culinary artist Kiran Saund,
this dinner for two features Caribbean-inspired dinner and drinks,
and a special dessert box.

 

Limited to 50 orders. 
Available for pick up at Bammy's or delivery on Sunday, February 14, 2021*
(*limited to DC residents).

Pre-orders end Wednesday, February 10, 2021.

 

GIVE THE GIFT OF ART THIS VALENTINE'S DAY

With a limited edition, archival box of artworks from Transformer’s international FlatFile collection, individually selected for you with love by our Founder & Artistic Director, Victoria Reis.
 
Each specially curated Box of HeART will include five unique artworks, 
an artist-designed tote bag, and additional sensorial surprises. 

Image credit: Carmen McNall, keepsake series, 2020

 

TUNE IN AND TURN UP THE LOVE!

Created by artists Muse Dodd and Maps Glover, featuring a full sensory tour of art and love, with special videos, peformances & messages of love from Transformer artist alumni.  
 
Sign up for Transformer's free bi-weekly emails to receive
this special Video Valentine on February 14.

 

Proceeds support Transformer's mission to connect & promote emerging artists through exhibitions & programs that further artistic exploration within the DC community and beyond. 
 
Artists in the FlatFile program receive a 70/30 sales split
from the sales of their artworks. 


 
Transformer 5th Annual Heartbreakers Ball (In a Box)
programs and special offerings are generously sponsored by

The Mandy & David Team | Compass Realty

 

 
5th Annual Heartbreakers Ball (In a Box) design by Nicole B. Miller & Valerie Wiseman.

 

SUPPORT EMERGING ARTISTS AND SHOP THE FLATFILE

Launched in spring 2007, the Transformer FlatFile is an evolving collection of two-dimensional artworks in a variety of mediums including: photography, painting, drawing, printmaking, zines and more. All artworks are sized at or below 16” x 20", and priced at or under $500. 

 

❤️ THANK YOU! ❤️

It’s the community of supporters LIKE YOU that make our work possible.
Join us in connecting & promoting emerging visual artists through
unique & engaging exhibitions and program partnerships.