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Target First Saturday Celebrates the Democratic Process
Nov 5, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pmFree
On November 5, Target First Saturday presents an evening of programming inspired by the upcoming presidential election. Highlights include music by Slavic Soul Party; a performance by Brown Girls Burlesque; and a comedy set with Baratunde Thurston, Sherrod Small, and Christian Finnegan.
Special exhibitions on view include Marilyn Minter: Pretty/Dirty; Iggy Pop Life Class by Jeremy Deller; Beverly Buchanan—Ruins and Rituals; and Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present.
Scheduled events: (*denotes a ticketed event. first-come first-served)
5pm Music: Brooklyn-based Balkan brass band Slavic Soul Party
6pm: Curator Tour
6:30-8:30pm: Hands-On Art. Create your own campaign pin
7pm Music: DJ Chela spins a set celebrating world rhythms
*7:30pm: Interactive workshop with artist Zoe Leonard
*8pm: Burlesque performance. (see photo) Parental discretion is advised
8:15-9pm: Kids Corner Storytelling
9pm: Comedy: Baratunde Thurston and the hosts of A&E’s “Black and White” Sherrod Small and Christian Finnegan will tackle the upcoming election.
Photo caption/credit: Iris Explosion. photo by Ben Trivett