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Debra Yates Design Book December 28, 2012
Debra Yates Design Book
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Wynwood Juried Art Show July 2, 2012
Juried Art Show Opening In Wynwood July 13 2012 6-10 p.m.
Debra Yates was the first place winner of THE ART PLACE WYNWOOD’s first annual juried painting show.
Debra Yates at Art Basel 2011 December 1, 2011
Debra Yates showcased her Miami Series paintings at Art Basel Miami.
New York Times October 19, 2011
IN October 2005, when Hurricane Wilma ripped through the Florida Keys, Kathy Houtz’s 1,000-square-foot house on Key Haven, a community just east of Key West, was practically destroyed. “It was the biggest trauma I had ever been through,” she said.
But she decided to stay put. Even when your house is wrecked, “you still have to pay the mortgage,” said Ms. Houtz, 52, who works for a credit union in Key West. Besides, “I had nowhere else to live.”
So she piled the soggy contents of the house on the front lawn and ripped out the water-logged wallboard, leaving pipes and electrical wires hanging from exposed studs. For six months, she said, “I lived in a wall-less house with no appliances.” She weighed her options, one of which was to rebuild to current flood-protection standards, which would have meant putting the house on stilts… (continued)
The Studios Of Key West September 26, 2011
Debra Yates has been a resident artist of the Studios of Key West for the past five years. Every third Thursday of the month her painting studio is open to the public from 6pm to 9pm.
Debra also showcases her architectural, interior and exterior projects at her studio.
Debra describes her design philosophy as “The Art Of Space”, and her style as “Subtropical Modernism”.
Debra’s art compliments her design and you will often see one of her paintings and
mosaic murals in a space that she has designed.
Debra Yates Recent Work 2011 April 13, 2011
Debra Yates in Condé Nast Traveler February 26, 2011
Featured in the 2011 February issue of Conde Nast Traveler, Debra Yates showed a sneak peak of her recent HIP Boutique Hotel design.
The Truman Hotel design was featured in Florida Design Magazine in May 2011. Her paintings are the focal point of each hotel room.
Through The Years, 2010 October 15, 2010
Retrospective show of Yates paintings from the past 20 years.
Modernist with Latin Colors, Art Review March 7, 2010
Solares Hill review on artist Debra Yates opening at Lucky Street Gallery
Space Defined, opening reception at The Studios Of Key West March 4, 2010
Miami Home & Decor, 2009 November 1, 2009
Debra was featured in the December 2009 issue of Miami Home & Decor.
Key West International Airport Terminal Commission, 2009 August 19, 2009
As you depart the new Key West International airport you are sure to pass through the
TSA security area where Debra Yates’ 17′ x 4′ abstract painting spans the corridor overhead.
Debra Yates Art Review March 15, 2009
Debra Yates Art Opening 2009 March 13, 2009
Debra Yates Corregated Metal sculpture for Sculpture Key West July 5, 2007
Debra created this undulating sculpture from reclaimed corregated panels.
Bamboo Grouping Sculpture Key West, 2006 June 26, 2006
Lucky Street Gallery June 26, 2006
Debra Yates has been showcasing her artwork at The Lucky Street Gallery for fifteen years.