GRAND OPENING EVENT FOR THE BIG ART STUDIOS AT AMERICAN STEEL
THE MOTHER OF ALL FUNDRAISERS
SAND BY THE TON
200 tons of sand (REALLY!), 5 swimming pools, 8 stages, 250,000 square feet, Oakland's newest indoor beach!!!
Presented by: DAN DAS MANN & KAREN CUSOLITO (BIG ART STUDIOS at AMERICAN STEEL), CIRCUS METROPOLUS, DUSTFISH, SPACE COWBOYS, SYMBIOSIS, FALSE PROFIT, NEURO WEAPON, GRAVITY POINT, OPULENT TEMPLE
MAJOR MONUMENTAL SCULPTURE and INSTALLATION by: DAN DAS MANN & KAREN CUSOLITO, THE FLAMING LOTUS GIRLS, CYCLECIDE HEAVY PEDAL BIKE RODEO, MICHAEL CHRISTIAN, OMEGA RECOIL, FALSE PROFIT LABS, ORION FREDERICKS, MICHAEL STURTZ, MARK McGOTHIGAN, KINETIC STEAM WORKS, JUSTIN GRAY, EVAN TRACY and....
LIVE MUSIC and PERFORMANCE presented by DUSTFISH & CIRCUS METROPOLUS featuring:
THE MUTAYTOR, MERMEN, EXTRA ACTION MARCHING BAND, GOOFERMAN, VAU DE VIRE, THE ERIC McFADDEN TRIO, POLKACIDE, BEATS ANTIQUE, 999 EYES, MARK GROWDEN, DROP MOTION, SOLAR FLARE, DEPARTMENT OF SPONTANEOUS COMBUSTION, BOILER BAR SEASIDE SANITARIUM AND MEDICINE SHOW, THE BURLEY SISTERS by SuDoNu and more
ELECTRONIC MUSIC by: SPACE COWBOYS, OPULENT TEMPLE, SYMBIOSIS, FALSE PROFIT, NEURO WEAPON, GRAVITY POINT
Featuring: Syd Gris, Dutch, Vinkalmann, Cosmic Selector, Jeff Taisch, Random Rab, Welder, Heyoka, Dov, Dr Toast, Tinker, Adnan, Michael Tello, T-dUb, Mace, Timmy, Robb Green, Micah J, Pork Chop, Brad Robinson, Mancub, Kaptn Kirk, Ernie Trevino, Aaron Jae, Tamo
4 live music stages, 4 electronic music stages, full boardwalk carnival midway with rides, 200 tons of sand with 5 swimming pools (swimwear encouraged), a quarter million square feet of space under one roof, thousands of your best friends, more lights blinkin' than ever blinked... bookoo (6) bars....you thought you knew the drill till you came here.
Please Help Us Help You Get Lost...
and, thank you.
VIP Ticketholders have access to a private lounge that includes:
Complimentary catered food
Complimentary top shelf bar
Private areas for you and your friends
Access to a 50 foot steam boat floating off the cranes
Entrance to a selection of monumental sculptures that are only accessible through the VIP area.
Proceeds of the VIP tickets help significantly support the Savant Foundation, which in turn helps artists in your community stretch their dollar farther through combined resources. You can learn more about the foundation here: http://www.thebigartexperience.com/vip.html
JULY 11, 2009 @ THE AMERICAN STEEL BUILDING 1960 Mandela Parkway Oakland CA
$20 presale tix & more info @ www.thebigartexperience.com $30 @ door $125 VIP (check the site for VIP info, includes a 50 ft. yacht suspended from the ceiling)
4PM-LATE free BBQ 4-7pm Close to BART~LATE NIGHT BUS SHUTTLE TO SF!~ample secure parking
and, thank you.
For questions, please email [email protected]