I'm really into mind maps, so when given the opportunity to create a show for AIR's annual benefit, I had the idea to make a Celebrate People's History show that's sequential but not quite linear, a little messy. After all, history is a bit messy, isn't it? Untraditionally, I started on the left with things that are happening now, with the arrows extending outward into the unknown future. To the right, the show moves further back in time, ending with the Secession of the Plebs in 494 BC...
(AIR is Artist's Image Resource, the shop where I print and volunteer in Pittsburgh. More info on the event today after the break.)
AIR's ANNUAL FUNDRAISING PARTY!
Saturday, October 27th
4pm to 10pm
Special After Party begins at 10pm
$10 Suggested Donation
518 Foreland, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Featuring new printwork by
2012 Resident Project Artists:
Michael Budai and Robert Williams
Annual Art Raffle
Musical Entertainment by:
Andrew Edmonds Vinyl Showcase
James Hart of the Harlan Twins
Josh Verbanets of MOIP
AND A VERY SPECIAL AFTER PARTY:
Psychic Boots Album Release
Featuring family-friendly printmaking activities, an exhibition of new work by artists Michael Budai and Robert Williams, an art raffle, carnival games and refreshments.