Green Sight + Sound: A Benefit for ecoartspace Celebrating Ten Years of Art and Ecology Programs & ME'DI.ATE's Soundwave ((4)) Festival 2010.
Dear Friends and Supporters of ecoartspace:
We are very excited to invite you to our 10 year anniversary celebration in San Francisco!
Silent Auction of small works by over 40 environmental artists including affordable ephemera & signed catalogues just in time for the holidays! Artists include: Amy Franceschini, Andrea Polli, Fritz Haeg, Stephen Kaltenbach, Ned Kahn, Kim Abeles, Samantha Fields, Lisa Adams, Kim Stringfellow, Josh Keys, Nils-Udo, Roy Staab, Christopher Kennedy, Mark Andrew Gravel, Gary Brewer, Judith Selby Lang, Vaughn Bell, Basia Irland, Besty Damon, Lea Redmond, Abigail Doan, Beverly Nadius, Shai Zakai, Lillian Ball, Robin Lasser and Adrienne Pao, Mark Brest van Kempen, John Roloff, Ed Morris and Susannah Sayler, Linda McDonald, Christy Rupp, Karen Reitzel, Philip Krohn, Jorge Bachmann, Kim Anno, Sarah Pedlow, Kathryn Miller, Aviva Rahmani, Ann Rosenthal, Therese Lahaie, Ruri, and more (to be updated).
Bay Area foodies unite! We will be serving Wine-Appetizers-Sweets by Terra Savia, Bi-Rite, Marin French Cheese Company, Paulding & Company Kitchen, Woodbridge Winery and other Bay Area purveyors.
And, special live performances by Bay Area's favorite singer/song-writer and Soundwave artist Odessa Chen, Danny Paul Grody (Tarentel, The Drift), electroacoustic sensations Myrmyr and special guests.
Mina Dresden Gallery
312 Valencia @ 14th street
San Francisco, California
Friday, December 4th, 2009 6pm-9pm
Live Performances at 7pm
Art Auction Preview:
Friday December 4th 12pm-4pm
Tickets are $30 in advance and $50 for two, $35 at the door
IMPORTANT INFO: If you can not attend this event please show your support for ecoartspace by giving a tax-deductible donation through our fiscal sponsor online HERE (be sure to type ecoartspace in the project box). $20, $30, $50 or more would help us to continue our ongoing art and ecology programs in 2010. Or if you prefer to use PayPal use this link below:
Since 1999, Patricia Watts and Amy Lipton of ecoartspace, have provided a platform for artists who address environmental issues internationally. During this time they have organized 38 exhibitions, over 70 programs, and have worked with over 400 artists. Their total budget has been almost $800,000, of which $280,000 was paid directly to artists for site-specific installations. Their programs have been viewed or attended by more than 200,000 people, and they have collaborated/partnered with over 140 organizations.
SOUNDWAVE ((4)): GREEN SOUND 2010
The fourth season of Soundwave, happening throughout Summer 2010, will be the most adventurous yet. Artists, composers and musicians will explore our sonic connections to the environment investigating the wonders of natural world, and examining environmental responsibility and sustainability through awe-inspiring performances and installations.
Founded in 1998, ME'DI.ATE is a San Francisco-based art organization creating experiential art through products, exhibitions, and live events. ME’DI.ATE is the mastermind behind the acclaimed Soundwave, the most innovative sound/art/music festival in the Bay Area. Bringing together some of the most compelling sound purveyors from across the sonic spectrum, Soundwave produces experiential performances that challenge the way you see and hear sound and music.
Posted by patricia watts at 9:23 AM