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Shari Belafonte toured the Palm Springs HIV/AIDS Desert AIDS Project

Story and photos by Pat Krause
Story and photos by Pat Krause

Actress and Artist Shari Belafonte toured the Palm Springs HIV/AIDS Desert AIDS Project Center on Friday. March 22nd. Bellafonte has come to the valley to show her art work. She wanted to tour the DAP facility to see all the strides they have made in the fight against HIV/AIDS and the work they do for the people infected and struggling with the disease. Belafonte is a supporter for the Lili Claire Foundation that benefits children with Autism and Down Syndrome.

The 446 Art gallery in Palm Springs hosted the Yin l Yang art show on March 23rd with several artists displaying their work. 8 artists including Shari Bellafonte were on hand to explain their art to fans that came to the gallery to see them all. 25% of sales of the Yin l Yang show will go to children and women affected by HIV/Aids at Desert AIDS Project. go to

Artists were Shari Belafonte, Shaktima Brien, Dimitri Halkidis, Joe Oppedisano, Ken Rambo, Angela Romeo, Susanna Schulten and Audry Tommassini. The show was curated by Laurie Weitz. Many other artists in the Desert came to see the show and meet Shari Belafonte, daughter of legendary singer and actor Harry Belafonte. There were many styles and forms of art on display in the gallery on Indian Canyon Drive in Palm Springs.

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