The New Immersive Exhibition, A Portal for Healing, Opening at theART-Dept. In West Hollywood October 6-8

October 04, 2023 4:29 PM EDT | Source: Agency 7 Inc.

Los Angeles, California--(Newsfile Corp. - October 4, 2023) - October 6-8: theART-Dept., the new, innovative gallery and event space founded by Greg Bean and Keith Botha, will host Sheila Darcey as she fully activates the space with her immersive, interactive exhibition, A Portal for Healing.

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Magic of Human Connection By Sheila Darcey

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A Portal For Healing will feature sketches, paintings (digital and analogue), hand-painted objects and fashion spread across theART-Dept.'s three gallery floors and include various Web3 components.

The exhibition will also host sixteen different wellness practitioners from The Healing Collective, each respectively fluent in reiki, yoga, meditation, breathwork, sound bath, dance, and other healing modalities along with talks about mental health, intergenerational trauma, and end of life, featured in jam-packed programming across all of Saturday and Sunday (Oct. 7-8). See full program below).

The intention is for participants to pay ahead of time to engage in the performance element at the window. They will then receive a digital copy of the entire final piece.

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Life is in Our Hand 

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Art in Motion By Sheila Darcey 

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Sheila Darcey by Pola Rubis

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theART-Dept. Is located at 8748 Holloway Dr, West Hollywood, CA 90069
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The following is a list of Healing Arts Practitioners & Guides who will be providing their services or workshops as part of the artist takeover.


Henri Hébert - Reiki Master & Dowsing Energy Practitioner & Teacher

6pm - 10pm | Reiki sessions


Christine Kwok- Reiki Master

6pm - 10pm | Reiki sessions

IG: @chriskfit


Geeta Novotny - Founder of Revolution Voice® - Sonic Healing Artist - Voice & Sound

12:30pm - 1:30pm | Vocal Immersion Sound Bath: "An intimate journey through healing sound"

IG: @geetanovotny

Erika Lim - Occupational Therapist & Death Doula

1:30pm - 2:30pm | Workshop: "How to go out as light as we came in"

IG: @erikavlim

Guesh Cuan - Intuitive Acupuncturist, Herbalist, Somatic Coach & Energy Worker

2:30pm - 3:30pm | Talk: "Nourishing Your Life Force - TCM approach to mental health""

IG: @gueshc

Alcina Tran - Embodiment Coach & Recording Artist

3:30pm - 4:30pm | Workshop: "Healing Intergenerational Trauma to Awaken Your Inner Artist"

IG: @iamalcina

Anita Mawji - Founder of HEALr WITHIN - Yoga Teacher & Reiki Healer

5pm - 5:45pm | Yoga: "Intentional movements exploring the sacred practice of yoga"

IG: @anita_mawji

Bejhi Majied - Singer, Health & Life Coach, Motivational Speaker

6pm - 7pm | Talk: "Connectivity of Life Issues & Body Tissues"

IG: @i_am_bejhimajied

Pola Rubis - CEO of Neosutras, Conscious Artist, Pioneer Healing Through Movement

7:30pm - 8;30pm | Talk with Movement: "Raising self awareness & healing through safe emotional expression "

IG: @neosutras @polarubis

Joey & Tritia Medrano - Founders of Casa De Dharma - Breathwork Instructor & Somatic Activated Healer

9pm - 10pm | Breathwork: "Disconnect from your mind through breath."

IG: @casa_de_dharma @tritiamedrano


Kiari Kirk - Choreographer & Teacher

12pm - 1pm | Dance: "Kiography- Feel good dancing for the mind, body, and spirit"

IG: @kiarilk

Julie Jordan - Founder of Jade Temple Healing - Intuitive Acupuncture & Functional Nutrition

1:30pm - 2:30pm | Workshop: "How to protect and clear yourself energetically"

IG: @jadetemplehealing

Deborah Kagan - Founder of Rock Your Mojo® - Speaker | Author | Mojo Recovery Specialist

4pm - 5pm | Workshop: "Eros Rx: How to Activate Your Erotic Nature for Vibrant Well Being + Unshakable Confidence"

IG: @deborahkagan

Alexa Fischer - Founder of Wishbeads® & Author of Wishwork

5pm - 6pm | Guided Visualization: "Awakening your wish"

IG: @wishbeads.official

Michelle Watkins - Founder of Urban Sanctuary - Shamanic & Sonic Healer

6pm - 7pm | Workshop: "Shamanic journey & sound healing"

IG: @urbansanctuaryla

Joycie Weatherby - Founder of Native Apparatus

Reiki and Sound Healer, Meditation and Tea

w/Clare Fawn, Chajin Potter

7:30pm - 8:30pm | Tea Ceremony - "Honoring the close of our program" +

IG:@nativeapparatus + @clare.fawn


Lost Boi - Founder of I Know a Place LA, Experiential Chef

6pm - 10pm | Appetizers to nourish our mind, body, and spirit

IG: @knowaplaceinla

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