With art by Keith Haring, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Tseng Kwong Chi, John Sex, Kitty Brophy, Bruno Schmidt, Kenny Scharf, Ann Magnuson, Vincent …Gallo, Frank Holliday, Scott Covert, Stefano Castronova, Nancy A. Kintisch, Greer Lankton, Paul Monroe, Plasticgod and Randy Focazio; photographs by Robert Carrithers, Harvey Wang, Ande Whyland, Lina Bertucci, Joseph Szkodzinski; video by Barry Shils, Steve Brown, Andy Rees, Tom Rubnitz, Kenny Scharf, Ann Magnuson and others; fashions by Natasha Adonzio (Natasha N.Y.C.) and Katy K; special ‘vintage’ DJ mix by original Club 57 DJ Dany Johnson in the “Porta Party” installation pod; PLUS cool ephemera and rare video provided by original Club 57 members like Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman, Kristian Hoffman, Howie Pyro, Naomi Regelson, Jerry Beck and so many more! PLUS excerpts from THE NOMI SONG (directed by Andrew Horn) and ARIAS WITH A TWIST (directed by Bobby Sheehan)!
CALIFORNIA NEW WAVE by Austin Young with Andrew Marlin, Taryn Nicole Piana, Squeaky Blonde, Fade-Dra; Sizzling New Wave makeovers featuring electric airbrushing and credit card blush!
Make-up provided by MAC.
WITH a fabulous video mash-up of the many California influences on East Village art titled “Under the Influence” edited by Jonathon Stearns! (With special thanks to Video Journeys and Jerry Beck) And SPECIAL THANKS to Jonamor Decor for help with the New Wave Nuclear Family LIving Room!
From October 1, 2011 until January 10, 2012
Saturday, October 1, 8-11pm
*ROYAL/T WILL BE CLOSED FOR INSTALLATION FROM WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28th UNTIL SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1st AT 8PM!
DJ Howie Pyro
With scandalous ACTS OF LIVE ART!
scintillating performances by
Timur of The Dime Museum
Drag King Mo B. Dick as John Sex
(along with “his” Bodacious Ta-Tas)
Stacy Dawson Stearns, Gregory Barnett, and Meg Wolfe are The Psych-Out
Dada Go-Go Family
Ann Magnuson and
INCREDIBLE video from Club 57 never before shown in public!
doughnuts! doughnuts! and more DOUGHNUTS!
A VERY SPECIAL THANK YOU to Amber Noland and the staff at Art Collection Management, Inc., Adele Bertei, Kira Vollman-DeBlasis, Diane Rosenstein, Dave Temple of CLEVER VINTAGE, Jennifer Gross, Evolutionary Media Group and Bryan Rabin, Inc.
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