China Pop: Contemporary Year of the Dog
Friday, February 16, 7 - 9 PM | Ages 18+
Join us for this modern take on a cultural celebration inspired by contemporary Chinese art. Come dressed with a splash of red for good fortune and enjoy activities to bring peace and prosperity in the New Lunar Year!
This event will feature a silent art auction offering a unique art collectors' opportunity to acquire contemporary Chinese art.
Colette Fu, one-of-a-kind collapsible book artist based in Philadelphia who combines photography with pop-up paper engineering
Zhihui Xie, ceramic sculpture artist based in Philadelphia
Decue Wu, graphic artist and an illustrator originally from Shenzhen, China and currently based in Los Angeles
Dongze Huo, painter born and raised in Xi’an, China and currently based in New York City
Han Wang, ceramic artist based in Philadelphia
Guest curated by Wenlu Bao.
ADDITIONAL FEATURES INCLUDE:
DJ Zip spinning his signature disco house and funky breaks mixed with Chinese pop music interludes
Fish tacos, crab cake sliders, and dumplings catered by Koi on the go
Dog lovers' luxury auction items
Balloon drop-and-pop to ward off the bad luck
Year of the Dog design by Willie Yao, painter and digital artist born in Shanghai, China, currently based in New York City.
Tickets: $30 at the door
We are grateful for the sponsors supporting this event - THANK YOU!
Waggies By Maggie & Friends will be onsite selling their "all-natural, vet-approved dog treats made with the finest ingredients."
Faithful Friends will be present during the event with an adoptable dog.