Wednesday, August 1, 2007

Nine Eleven Squared : Art Against Empire

A week long art exhibit and cultural happening reflecting on the globalization of terror through creative explorations in art and music.

Melting Point Gallery
1340 Bryant Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Friday, Sept. 7, 8pm
Opening reception with art,
live music, and spoken word
After-party with DJ Kaya
and DJ Sákate 1 starting at 10pm

Saturday, Sept. 8, 8pm
Film screenings
Horcón al sur de ninguna parte
de Rodrigo Gonçalves
Two 911s in a Lifetime
de Ariel Lopez

+Noche de Peña: Open jam
Starting at 10pm. Bring your acoustic and percussion instruments!

Sunday, Sept, 9, 7pm
Open readings: We invite the community and members of the Diaspora of all nations to join us for poetry, stories, spoken word and discussion.

Tuesday, Sept. 11. 7pm
Closing Ceremony and reception
with participatory art performance.
Music by Los Materos, kakoláctico, and Duamuxa

The exhibit was open from Friday September 7th through Tuesday September 11th, 2007.

Exhibiting Artists
Roberto Arroyo
Alfonso Jaramillo
Alvaro Lagos
Ariel Lopez
Yael Martinez
Dennis Maxwell
Mabel Negrete
Loreto Sanhueza
Rafael Sanhueza
Indira Urrutia

Axel Herrera
Alfonso Jaramillo
Maria Loreto Ramirez
Jairo Rodriguez
Marcia Valdivieso
Ricardo Valdivieso

DJs, VJs and electrobeats
DJ Sákate 1
VJ Cheo

Roberto Leni
Lisa Milos

Press contact: Marci Valdivieso