See Festival Maps Online! 130 Venues, 1st Party Friday, Constant Shows!
MAPS for free HK: ArtiST Festival ’12 are up at ArtistsintheKitchen.org! Friday 6 PM-4 AM Party starts all: 10 rooms with every form of entertainment at Roy Arias Studios, 300 West 43rd Street, Floors 3, 4, & 5. Also for 10 hours for the next 2 nights; superb live music, theater, dance, comedy, performance art, food & drink. Saturday & Sunday take the map, accessible from Wednesday night on your mobile devices, & tour 130 venues: meet artists in home, studios, galleries, biz., group shows…Then at 6 PM all can celebrate & network with artists at the special parties with more shows until 4 AM!
Saturday 6 PM-Midnight party is at Clinton House 300 West 46th Street & will also feature a free buffet of local cuisine. Next is a Special Surprise Soiree ’til 4 Am, steps away from restaurant row, Showgasm, details TBA on web site. Sunday 6-Midnight at Bar Nine, 807 9th Avenue constant shows & live bands, continuing w/musical luminaries at Tobacco Road, 355 W 41st St. all night!
Artist & performer meet & greet Thursday at 6:15-8 PM Bar Nine 807 9th Avenue. Take & later assist us by hanging building signs & balloons for venues, distribute/collect postcards, maps—>then stay for love music & socializing at 8 PM! Inside preview & help prepare for arts festival!
See our new Festival preview Promo video. Our youtube channel, fb, flickr, twitter, tumblr, biz. plan, ads, sonsor/media kit, “AtTheEdge” versions, press release, more. We will also have a 12 hour concert, 1 of over 1,000 on June 21st as part of makemusicnyc.org. That night have a magazine launch party, ~200 pages of densely packed & beautifully laid our contributions from HK: ArtiST members, Hell’s Kitchen community & artistic leaders, & further afield. 2 weeks to go to apply-get your videos seen by zillions in Times Square: contest.
SO: JOIN US on Friday for the party with 10 spaces of continual shows, artist/musican lounges, theaters…300 West 43rd Street, floors 3, 4 & 5, 6 PM- 4AM! Also for the whole all free arts & cultural extravaganza, walking tour 12-6 PM, then parties with constant shows for 10 hours Saturday & Sunday!
See ALL on the map up since Tuesday, & get them at the Thursday 6:15 PM meeting at Bar Nine 807 9th Avenue, & at festival venues from Thursday night! Fountain House 702 9th Avenue @ 48th St., Tobacco Road @ 355 W41st St., & Bocca di Bacco @ 828 9th Avenue are main pick up places for map, postcards, & other propaganda!
Lastly, promote this as you wish on all social media, bring many art & cultural f(r)iends to the festival, & want to get your writings & photos of the weekend PUBLISHED in our June issue? Submit 300 DPI images, reviews, musings, meditations, great stories through our web site, HERE!
See you real soon art, party lovers & culture vultures!
Michael Marcus Felber
Founder & Prez. ArtistsintheKitchen.org