November 30, 2009

The Russell Life Skills and Reading Foundation presents its Art & Athletes Fundraiser on Monday, November 30, 2009 at 7 pm at Rick Case Luxe Collection, 15800 Rick Case Honda Way, Davie, Florida. Former Miami Dolphins great Nat Moore will emcee the event. The event will include a silent art auction which will feature several art pieces from the Caribbean series.


November 25 - December 9, 2009

The 2010 South Beach Wine and Food Festival will hold their Holiday Auction to benefit Florida International University's highly acclaimed School of Hospitality and Management Teaching Restaurant and the Southern Wine & Spirits Beverage Management Center. The auction will include my artwork piece titled, "Dance of the Swan." The online auction begins on November 25 and ends December 9, 2009.


November 20, 2009

The March of Dimes and South Florida Business Journal will present the 8th Annual Building Our Community Awards to honor individuals and companies who exemplify leadership and whose efforts, on behalf of others, have significantly contributed to the betterment of the Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach community. The event will take place at Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail in Miami, Florida.

11 a.m. Reception & Silent Auction, including one of my creations from the Caribbean series.


November 17, 2009

The 25th Annual White Party, the world's oldest and largest HIV/AIDS fundraiser, will be held in Miami Beach, Florida from November 25 - 30 with all benefits going to Care Resource, a nonprofit AIDS organization serving the Miami-Ft.Lauderdale area. The auction will include two my pieces from the Elements & Values series.A silent auction which will include two of my pieces from the Caribbean series will be auctioned off on _____________.


November 14, 2009

Belen Jesuit Preparatory School will be hosting its annual Gala dinner and silent auction on Saturday, November 20, 2009 at the Doral Golf Resort & Spa. The proceeds are to benefit the Belen Jesuit Scholarship Fund. The silent auction will include my piece entitled Katrina's Flowers.


November 13, 2009

MACtown, Inc. presents 1st Annual King & Queen of Hearts Gala, Casino Night & Silent Auction on Friday, November 13, 2009 at the Marriott Hotel in Dadeland from 7:30 PM to Midnight. Yours truly is proud to be one of the royal honorees of the evening, along with a number of other local individuals and companies.

Tickets can be purchased by calling Violeta at 305-495-2686 or emailing her at


November 8, 2009

The Town of Miami Lakes, Florida celebrates its 30th Annual Veteran's Day Parade on Sunday, November 8, 2009 from 10 am to Noon. As the poster artist for the 2nd Annual "Taste of Miami Lakes" they have invited me to participate in the parade and to bring to life the "Stroller" from the poster. Join me as Actress Carmen Lopez, member of the Artist Guild, helps me bring the Stroller to life.

For video from the parade, please see below:


October 24, 2009

Leslie Cortinas, Executive Director & Cristina Bichara, Event Planner

Life Alliance Organ Recovery Agency (LAORA), one of the top organ procurement organizations in the nation, will be holding its 7th Annual Luminare Awards Gala on Saturday, October 24th, 2009, at the JW Marriott Hotel, 1109 Brickell Ave. in Miami, Florida. The masquerade themed night will start off with a cocktail hour and a silent auction that will feature art work by George Rodez. The night continues with dinner and entertainment and an awards ceremony honoring medical professionals in our community who make it possible for thousands of lives to be saved every year through organ donation.

For more information on this event, call 305-775-3247. To register to be an organ donor, please visit You have the power to donate life!


October 24, 2009

The Cuban Association of the Order of Malta presents its Gala, “White Cross” and Tuitio Fidei Award, on Saturday, October 24, 2009 at the Doral Country Club in Doral, Florida. The event will include a silent art auction which will feature one of my art pieces from the Caribbean series.


October 24, 2009

St. Kevin's Catholic School celebrates the school's 30th anniversary by presenting its Diamonds and Pearls Gala and silent auction. My piece, "La Española Cuando Besa" will be a featured piece of the silent auction. The event will be held at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida.


October 17, 2009

The Cuban-American Bar Association presents its annual Art in the Tropics on Saturday, October 17 at Linq Financial, 2100 Ponce De Leon, 6th Floor in Coral Gables, Florida. All proceeds will go to benefit CABA's Pro Bono Project, which offers free legal services to the community. The auction will feature two of my pieces from the Caribbean series.


September 17 - October 8, 2009

The Miami-Dade County Sister Cities Program celebrates its seventh annual International Art Exhibit with this year's theme being "Universal Language of Art." The exhibit will take place at Miami-Dade College's Tower Theatre, 1508 SW 8 Street, Miami, FL.

September 17th: Opening Night at the Tower Theatre

September 25th: Cultural Friday at the Tower Theatre

October 8th: Closing Night at the Tower Theatre

The art exhibit and sale will be composed of works by artists representing those countries which have Sister Cities affiliations with Miami-Dade County, as well as works of art that reflect the mission of Sister Cities International which is to promote peace, mutual respect, understanding and cooperation. Net proceeds from the exhibit will benefit the Miami Dade County Sister Cities Program.


September 12, 2009

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation presents its annual Taste of South Florida gala at The Ritz-Carlton in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.

6:30 p.m. Cocktails followed by Dinner at 8:00 p.m.

For tickets and information, please contact Freddy Marante at (954) 739-5006.


September 12, 2009

The Latin Builders Association invites you to its 29th Annual Awards Ceremony, "2009 Rumble in the Jungle Awards" on Saturday, September 12, 2009 @ Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail in Miami, Florida. The evening will feature cocktails from 7 - 8 p.m. followed by a silent auction that will include several art pieces, the awards ceremony, and dinner and dancing. For tickets please contact the LBA.


August 27, 2009

The 3rd Annual Fish 'N Chips casino party and silent auction will take place on Thursday, August 27, 2009 at the Fairmont Turnberry Isle Resort & Club in Aventura, Fl. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Florida Marlins Community Foundation & the Sun Sentinel Children's Fund. Join Fredi Gonzalez, Hanley Ramirez and Jeff Conine along with coaches, players and an elite group of community leaders, celebrities and socialites for an evening of fun and stakes at the Craps, Blackjack, Roulette and Poker tables. Guests can enjoy hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, music and a silent auction filled with exciting items. Pricing options to attend the event include: Single ($100), Doubles ($175) and VIP Poker Player ($200). Click here for tickets and information.


August 27, 2009

Teresa Sarnoff & Miami City Commissioner Marc Sarnoff

Mrs. Teresa Sarnoff cordially invites all to attend a fundraising reception and silent art auction to benefit Camillus House in Miami on Thursday, August 27, 2009 at The Rusty Pelican restaurant from 6 to 9 p.m. Please RSVP to Claudia at 574-252-6554.


August 7, 2009

Anthony Seijas, President - Latin Builders Association


The Latin Builders Association presents "Gallery Night's at the LBA" on Friday, August 7, 2009; a solo exhibit of my latest works. You are cordially invited to a night full of art, hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, and networking. Please RSVP Maria Olivera.

WHERE: LBA Office, 4110 Laguna Street Coral Gables, FL

TIME: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.


July 25, 2009

Merici Academy Alumni Association Luncheon & fundraiser, Hotel Sofitel, Miami, Fl. By invitation only.


May 9, 2009

The YMCA of Greater Miami presents Casino Night009 with all proceeds benefiting the YMCA Strong Kids Campaign scholarship program for aquatics, sports and summer programs at South Dade and Homestead Family Branches. The event will take place on Saturday, May 9 at The Collection, at 200 Bird Rd. on the corner of Bird and Ponce in Coral Gables, Florida from 7 p.m. to Midnight. For tickets email Julie Wagner. Enjoy cocktails courtesy of Grey Goose and “dinner by the bite” courtesy of Ra Sushi, great music and wine while playing for charity. If you are not the playing type, the Silent Auction is a great place to find great items, including one of my art pieces.


May 8, 2009

Baptist Outpatient Services presents The Pineapple Saute & Sip Interactive Dinner benefiting Baptist Health Breast Cancer on Friday, May 8 at the The Ritz-Carlton in Coconut Grove, 3300 SW 27 Ave., Miami, Florida. Reception and silent auction which will feature one of my works of art begins at 6:30 p.m. with the interactive cooking dinner starting at 8:00 p.m.


May 8, 2009

A ticket to ARC South Florida’s Fourteenth Annual Summer Spree Auction sponsored by American Airlines will provide a dinner buffet, hors d'oeuvres, complementary wine courtesy of Southern Vines, Inc., exciting raffle prizes, a special celebrity appearance who will be this year’s Master of Ceremony, a thrilling live Auction with South Florida’s Auctioneer Mr. Michael Guyer, and hundreds of silent auction items, including numerous pieces from my collection. Also included will be exceptional live entertainment. Join the fun at 5:45 p.m. on Friday, May 8th 2009 at the Marriott Miami Airport, 1201 NW LeJeune Road.


May 4, 2009

Dade Christian School presents the 17th Annual Don McNeal Celebrity Golf Classic benefiting The Face Foundation. The event will take place on Monday, May 4, 2009 at 12:30 p.m. at Shula's Golf Club, Miami Lakes, FL. For information, please call Rhonda McNeal at 305-827-8700.


May 2, 2009

The 5th Annual Juntos Event for the benefit of children with cancer and heart disease, Saturday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m. at Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Watson Island, Miami, Fl. Event will feature a silent art auction to raise funds for the Juntos Foundation.

Tickets are $50.


May 2, 2009

Catholic Hospice presents Casino Night on Saturday, May 2 with cocktails starting at 7 p.m. at Shula's Hotel and Gulf Club, 6842 Main Street, Miami Lakes, Fl. I will be exhibiting a number of art pieces with sales proceeds partially benefiting Catholic Hospice. For information, please call 305.822.2380.


April 30, 2009

The University of Miami School of Law's Public Resource Center presents its annual Online auction to raise funds for H.O.P.E. The auction runs from March 16 - April 30, 2009. On auction is my Grandfather's Terrace, 18" x 12", plus many, many other items. To bid, please click here.


April 25, 2009

Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church celebrates its 12th annual Red Carpet Gala and auction on Saturday, April 25 at Marriott Doral Golf Resort & Spa, 4400 NW 87 Ave., Doral, Florida. The silent auction will showcase 4 of my pieces.

7:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction

8:00 p.m. Dinner & Dancing to the sounds of Gionanni & his orchestra “Exito”


April 18, 2009

The Actors' Playhouse presents the 18th Annual 'Reach for the Stars' Gala Auction at The Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, Fl. @ 7:30 p.m.

For additional information, go to


April 18, 2009

Relay for Life presents "Relevo por la Vida de Hialeah, FL." One day. One night. One community. Your Relay For Life® is about celebration, remembrance, and hope. By participating, you honor cancer survivors, pay tribute to the lives we've lost to the disease, and raise money to help fight it all right here in your community. You won't want to miss one moment of this life- and community-affirming event! The event will take place at Noon starting at Goodlet Park, 4200 W 8 Ave., Hialeah, Fl. .RODEZart will donate a piece of artwork to the cause.


April 16-18, 2009

The 32nd Annual Miami-Dade TESOL Conference will take place April 16-18 at the Biscayne Bay Marriott, 1633 North Bayshore Drive, Miami, Florida. For details click on the logo above. RODEZart is proud to donate a piece of artwork for this cause.


April 3, 2009

Monsignor Edward Pace High School presents the Annual Spartan Golf Classic at the Country Club of Miami, 6801 NW 186 Street, Miami, FL., with all proceeds benefiting students with special financial hardships. This year the event will feature a silent art auction which will include several pieces from my collection. For more information, click here.


March 28, 2009

In a meeting conducted on March 28, 2009, the 401 Tribute Group requested my participation in a project to raise funds for the victims of Eastern Flight 401. For more details, please click here.


March 21, 2009

St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School presents its annual fundraiser, "Hawaiian Breeze" featuring silent & live auctions at 5692 No. Kendall Drive, Coral Gables, Fl. at 6 p.m. I will exhibit several pieces from my collections whose sales proceeds will partially go towards the St. Thomas Episcopal Parish School.


March 21, 2009

Neat Stuff’s Gala Event: Spring Forward! Annual Dinner and Auction, Saturday, March 21 at 7:00 PM at La Gorce Country Club, Miami Beach, Fl. On auction will be several of my art pieces.


February 21, 2009

On February 21, 2009, the Key Biscayne Presbyterian Church presents its "Stone Crabs Under the Stars" annual gala and silent auction. On auction will be my piece entitled "The Lady and her Blue Horse."


February 21, 2009

On February 21, 2009, the Howard Drive Elementary School PTA holds a fund raising event. Located at 7750 SW 136 St., Miami, FL. On auction will be three of my pieces from the Alhambra Drive series.


February 13, 2009

M.A.R. (Madres y Mujeres Anti Represion) Por Cuba presents "Noche Cubana" at The Treetop Ballroom, Jungle Islands, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Miami, Fl. at 8:30 p.m. Silent auction will showcase my piece, Grandfather's Terrace.


February 10, 2009


February 8, 2009

Special Equestrians, Inc. is a not-for-profit horseback riding program which provides therapeutic riding to mentally and physically challenged children and adults. Join me on Sunday, February 8, as they celebrate their Taste of Love 6, their biggest yearly fundraising event, at Contractor's Choice Supply, 13830 Jetport Commerce Parkway, in Fort Myers, Fl. from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.


January 30, 2009

The Coral Gables Community Foundation presents Greening of the Gables' Third Annual Black-Tie Gala and silent auction on Friday, January 30, 2009 at the Biltmore Hotel at 7 p.m.




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