Thursday, March 13, 2014
Future Tenants Gets GA/GI!
Named one of Pittsburgh's 10 Best Contemporary gallery spaces by Cultural Trip, Future Tenant, a project of Carnegie Mellon University, is expanding beyond downtown to showcase emerging art talents in communities across the city. GA/GI is glad to welcome Future Tenant to the growing list of events happening the night of April 4th during Unblurred on Penn Avenue. "Vacancy" is FT's annual fundraiser; so purchase tickets for this one. A VIP happy hour (6-7 pm) kicks off the event; then (7-11 pm) highlights include an art raffle of work by emerging artists, who have donated their items to the worthy cause; Tequila samplings from Garfield's Verde; a champagne tasting by Bar Marco, and beverage sponsors Straub, Johnny Ryan soda, and Jack's Hard Cider will provide complementary drinks all evening. And appetizer (Yum!) samplings will be provided by local restaurants. Performers include Jakeisrain, C Street Brass, and My Cardboard Spaceship Adventure. Cost: VIP Tickets $50 or 2/$90. Advance tickets/ General Admission $25; Students $20. At the Door/ $30, Students, $25. Location: East Liberty Place North, 5807 Penn Avenue. For advance tickets and information Contact Claire McCandless @ firstname.lastname@example.org or 814-657-3877