Friday, June 21, 2013

Lumen8 in Anacostia This Weekend



Getting here has never been easier
(click on map for a printable PDF)

location: 1241 Good Hope Road SE Washington DC 20020
Figures in Jazz by John K. Lawson
Unsung Jazz  by Antoine Sanfuentes
1-6pm Live poster screen printing by Sediment Press:  FREE! event posters (upstairs @ The Gallery at Vivid 
1:30–2:30 Francis Richards, steel drums
2:30–4 DJ WonderMike
4–5:30 SouthEast Trinity presents Renaaz Peoplez, keyboardist
Food & Drinks
    Growl Coffee
    Cash Bar
    Food Trucks!
Location: 1231 Good Hope Road SE Washington DC 20020
Artist Vendors
    Dwayne Lawson-Brown: Crochet Kingpin (crochet accessories)
    Rachel Kerwin: original paintings
    Jennifer Bryant: Wax Candle Co. (scented soy candles with accompanying original mixtapes)
    Violet King: African Violet Designs (handmade accessories and jewelry)
    Rajan Sedalia: custom drawings on balloons (executed onsite)
    Minda Merinsky: upcycled home furnishings and jewelry
    Shaymar Higgs: handmade textiles and accessories
    Sediment Press: original silk screened art prints
Gallery Operator Contest- vote for your favorite gallerist!
    Familiar Deborah & Denrique Shedrick, curated by Camille Mosley-Pasley of Anacostia Fine Art
    film.still: ward 8 students abroad organized by Bailey Skiles, with BRAY Creative and Nomenclature, and in association with Ballou International
    Turn Me Loose Jeremy Flick, presented by ArtSee
Public Studio Project
Elsabé Dixon
Wings, Weavings and Worms
Evolving interactive sculptural installation with silkworms
Blank Space SE
Anacostia Art Gallery & Boutique, African Diaspora Exhibition
Albus Cavus: 1-6pm children’s programs (FREE!)
    “I am a Muralist” children’s visual arts activity playroom
    Community Tree temporary public art program
    Paint like Jackson Pollock
Daytime Performance Schedule
1–1:30 Francis Richards, steel drums
1:30–2 James Terrell
2–3 DJ 2 Tone Jones
2–2:45 Compania Del Bouffon
3–3:30 James Terrell
3:15–4 Compania Del Bouffon
3:30–5:30 DJ 2 Tone Jones
5:30-6:30 Brass Connection (walk to The Music Box with the band!)
Food & Drinks
    DC DOSA *Indian food * Winner of Start Up Kitchen*
    Food trucks!
    Cash bar with NURISH
American Islamic Museum
America’s Islamic Heritage Museum, 10am–6pm
location: 2315 Martin Luther King Junior Avenue SE
Museum Open House: 10am–6pm
Drumming Circle: 12–1pm; 4–5pm
Mural Painting (exterior wall): 12–4pm
DJ Saleem: 2–6pm
Health Care Careers Program, presented by Project Reach: 2–4pm
Vendors: 11am–6pm
EVENING SCHEDULE 6pm to Midnight
A spectacular light display transforms the former Metropolitan Police Department evidence warehouse into The 
location: 2235 Shannon Place SE Washington DC 20020
The evening’s music lineup is as follows:
•    The VibeLive Show with Dev Duff & Tamika Love Jones
•    Eme & Heteru
•    Thaylobleu
•    Black Masala
•    Nayas
•    The Funk Ark
SuiteLife Radio’s Dez the Prez will MC the event all night!
Stage management and production line-up by Joe’s Movement Emporium in partnership with Listen Local First
The warehouse space will host live wet plate and digital portrait sessions by STRATA photo collective. FREE! 
(Sign up when you arrive at The Music Box.)
Food & Drinks
    A Busboys & Poets pop-up restaurant
    Cash bar run by Orange Cow will offer alcohol and non-alcoholic drink options

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