Craftivism the Gathering

July 12, 13, 14 I will be curating a show called Craftivism in the Lower East Side of New York in a magical community garden called Le Petit Versailles.  Click on the pink links to find out more about details of my curation style, Allied Productions who run the garden, as well as all these groundbreaking artists! Read more about how this show came together here.

Over 30 artists are sending work and travelling to be a part of this epic queer craft gathering from Oakland  ~ Berlin  ~ Montreal  ~ Boston  ~  Toronto ~ Vancouver  ~ Portland  ~ Baltimore ~ Philly  ~ Virginia  ~ New Zealand  ~ U.K.  ~ Finland  ~ Newfoundland!  ~ Click here for Facebook Event.  Bring your crafty selves down to the garden to get inspired by these amazing artists!

George Hirose.

Installation Artists

HEIDI NAGTEGAAL
JENI LITTLE 
CAITLIN ROSE
ALEXIS O’HARA
RACHAEL SHANNON
TUESDAY SMILLIE
JOSH VETTIVELU

Performance Artists

KRIS GREY
MAYA SUESS
TRACEY BULLINGTON
ANTHONY PRIVITERA
TIF ROBINETTE
BUZZ SLUTZKY

Edible Cakecraft by QUITO

Videocrafters

Mev Luna
Travis Meinolf
Kandis Friesen
Zeesy Powers
Jason Penney
T.L. Cowan
Janey Moffatt Laloë
Rachael Shannon
Kailey Bryan
Caitlin Rose
Max Göran
Allyson Mitchell and Christina Zeigler
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Sabrina Ratte
Killer Sideburns, Kate Sorensen and Niknaz Tavakolian

BRUNCH POTLUCK
PANEL 11 AM – 1PM

Circle:  BIZZY BAREFOOT and CAT MAZZA in dialogue with artists RACHAEL SHANNONCAITLIN ROSEKRIS GREY, TIF ROBINETTETUESDAY SMILLIEHEIDI NAGTEGAALLIZ COLLINS and more!

Workshop Crafters

Workshops are $15-20 sliding scale but NOTAFLOF.

1-2:45 PM RACHAEL SHANNON:  Crafting circle/ Discussion on relationship to bodies
3-4:45 PM KRIS GREY: Craft-Identified: a support group
5-6:45 PM BABYSKINGLOVE: make-your-own-yarn-baby craft circle 

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ALSO  at 5-6:45 PM TIF ROBINETTE:  auto-eroticism, magick & the creative nerve

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Workshop Crafters:  Sunday July 14th!

Workshops are $15-20 sliding scale but NOTAFLOF.  We want to pay artists for their travel and work!

11 AM -12:45 PM HEIDI NAGTEGAAL:  www.Headbandsandbracelets.com
1-2:45 PM WAI YANT-LI: Crafting as a Way of Life
3-4:45 PM ZEESY POWERS:  How to make a Moving Image
5–6:45 PM CAITLIN ROSE:  Mapping Queer Craft

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Click here for more details on workshops and films! And here for Facebook Panel & Workshops Event and also Workshops/Film Night

See you in the garden queers!

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*above poster designed by André Azevedo

 

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