WAAS is an oasis for women to explore, examine, and expand their lives no matter the path they are on. Established by and for women, WAAS celebrates ART + Wellness through a diverse curriculum of talks, wellness classes, events, and exhibitions. Founded in 2011 by Brandy Michele Adams, the vision of WAAS is to provide opportunities for female energy to flourish in a safe and non-judgmental environment. Whether it is through co-creation in the space via art, participating in our multitude of wellness classes, or bridging cultural gaps and bringing awareness to gender norms via communication, at WAAS women have a space where they can share and collectively grow.
Brandy Michele Adams : Owner / Director — Brandy@waasgallery.com
Michelle Laxamana : Gallery Manager — Michelle@waasgallery.com
“The future is fem, the future is now.”
Brandy Michele Adams or Mama Star, founded WAAS Gallery in 2011. After a major car accident, Adams was fired up and inspired to reinvent and rebirth WAAS as an oasis and safe haven for women. Women Are All Stars was born. Adams trusts the unknown while surrendering to the universal truth that it is her calling to transform this city for women. She believes that if women invest in oneself and in each other, unapologetically, we can all RISE!
As Mama Star of WAAS, Adams wear several crowns as a producer, curator, and creative director, from producing shows and exhibits, curating art galleries and directing photo shoots, video shoots, and artists’ careers. With a fearless approach with her works, she unleashes transformative experiences that re-energizes the contemporary art world-at-large. Imagining new realms is natural for her because she melds art with technology, offering vital work that is futuristic and enviro-aware. Her projects brighten the city, striking and illuminating all who steps into her microcosm.
With over 20 years of experience in celebrity makeup, hair, and direction between Los Angeles, Dallas, and New York, Adams assists designers, artists, and visionaries with their concepts actualizing their ideas through consultation, color and contrast. A Dallas personality and influencer, she has worked with notable brands such as Forty Five Ten, Deborah Lindquist, Eduardo Lucero, David LaChapelle, Blink 182, and Christian Dior’s first artist team with Patti Dubroff.
She is currently based in Dallas, Texas and has an office in North Hollywood, California.
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2790 Logan Street. Dallas, TX 75215
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