Nothing like last-minute news, huh?
Tonight I'll be performing as an oracle at the Pop-Up Gallery (2100 Grand Blvd.) as part of the activities going on for First Friday. Plus, for those of you who didn't see my exhibit there last month, there's have another chance to look at it!
The Pop Up Gallery is open tonight from 5-11 PM. I will be doing "Ask the Oracle" from 8-10. The Pop Up will feature over 10 artists and several live performers. From their event listing:
*10+ local emerging and established artists showcasing original artwork throughout 6,500 square feet of gallery & event space.Here's a sneak peek at my costuming:
*Live Music by NICKI SCRUGGS (vocals & instruments) exciting, emerging locally based singer/songwriter, and former American Idol contestant showcasing
*Live African Drumming with ZANZIBAR emerging local world music ensemble showcasing Djembe & Dunun traditions of the Malinké people.
*Live acoustic set by Jasper Alford of The Leisure Boys, a group based out of Minnesota!
*Live Poetry by KAI ZEN Kansas City based emerging poet/songwriter :)
Art Raffles! Contests! Games! win art! win prizes! just win!
Cyan Townley (mixed medium) exciting young artist, presenting recent work as part of a senior showcase
D'Antoinette Yancey (fiber arts/photography) established local photographer and artist, highlighting exciting creative approaches to fiber and photography
Jeff Watson & Jeremy Cole (mixed media/collage) two locally based emerging artists, showcasing their exciting 'DRAWN IN' approach to what is art!
Nancy Bovee (ceramics) established local artist & mentor, presenting a series of exciting ceramic artwork
Albane Ruiz-Campagne (photography) local emerging international photographer, presenting photography highlighting work from around the world
Mitch Stroup (photography) emerging commercial photographer, showcasing work on metal and other mediums
Jim Sawyer (painting) late artist, with a passion for pop culture and celebrity
Phil Meyer (acrylic on plastic) emerging KC based artist, showcasing a signature process, inspired by his artist father
Mark FitzSimmons (abstract painting) American war veteran showcasing his approach to expression and experience
Sterling White (pencil, mixed media) talented emerging KC based teaching artist showcasing inspired mixed media and found object work
Hope to see you tonight!