Road To World Cup

Betirri’s main platform to exhibit his art about football is at every FIFA World Cup. In order to make this happen, Betirri prepares ahead about one year earlier. He creates new body of work and organizes events in Houston where he engages with the community and promotes his new work and the exhibit at each of the hosting countries for every world cup. This page summarizes the three events previous to each world cup exhibit. 

“Road to Brazil” 2014 at Mr. Peeples Restaurant and Bar, Houston, TXAn eveningwhere Betirri displayed his bodiless football series paintings and prints. Guests enjoyed of hors d’oeuvres and raffle prizes. Local media was present at the event.

“Road to Russia” 2018 at BBVA Stadium, Houston, TXA day full of culture at the home of the Houston Dynamo where Betirri displayed his new collection Flora, Fauna & Football. Guests enjoyed of hors d’oeuvres and a fashion show. Local media was present at the event.

“Road to Qatar” 2022” at Pitch 25 Beer Garden, Houston, TXA night that gathered Houston’s leaders in sports where Betirri participated in a panel discussion for the 2022 World Cup. Guests enjoyed a great conversation from the panel and tried activities related to tech sports. Local media was present at the event.