The Chicago Exchange: Community Block Party

September 10, 2016 | 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Que4 Radio+ Genesis Art Supply+ the simple good - Present...A Cultural Art & Music Block Party
 
This will be a free all ages event from noon‐10pm with accepted donations to benefit The Simple Good. Our mission is to bring diverse areas of the community together to showcase their simple good and unite on various artistic platforms. Expect the unexpected as diverse synergies gather on one block.
 
This cultural art and music block party will create innovative exchange with the Chicago creative community and act as a fundraising event for the 501c3 non‐profit organization, “The Simple Good,“ whose mission is connect the meaning of ‘good’ from around the world to empower at‐risk youth and to bring positive alternative outlets into communities through art, music and discussion.
 
FEATURED ELEMENTS:
Daytime youth activities including art showcases, open mic and dance performances
Live art murals by Esteban Del Valle, Ceno2 from Singapore, Radah TNS crew, Mr.E, Barret Keithley, Lisa Gray, RAWFA, and more
Interactive Simple Good Origami installation piece by artist Ian Sherwin
2 music stages (one DJ stage and one band/performer stage)
Skate demos from Uprise Skate Shop
Projection installations
Break dancing performances
Fire Dancers by “Make Believe Professionals"
Artists showcases and vendors
Artists VIP tent sponsored by home brewery Roshambo
Complimentary Dark Matter Iced Coffee
Topo Chico Soda Water
Pop-up Mexican cuisine from Hungry Hooligans
Beer Sponsored by Baderbrau
Live art by Sonryze Silva, Joe Medcalf, Brendan Cooney, Urban Warrior, Abdel Morched & Sara Rose, and Adam Guichard

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