HCMC – The Melting Pot Art Festival

Posted on Saturday 2 Mar - 2013

Melting-pot-2

Sat 02 Mar 2013, 10 am – 11 pm
Sun 03 Mar 2013, 10 am – 9 pm
Saigon Outcast
188/1 Nguyen Van Huong, Thao Dien, District 2, HCMC

From the organizer:
Come to the festival to celebrate Art for Art’s sake ”l’art pour l’art”. See detailed program below:

Program

SATURDAY
10:00am – 3:00pm Art Exhibition / Art activities
12:00 Biscuits and Gravy (afternoon band)
2:30 Dance Performances
Anh Pham & Huong Pham – Latin
Anh Toan – Contemporary
All the Way Live Vietnam – B-boy/hip hop
Emily Navarra – Modern
Urban Dance Group – Jazz

3:45 Final call for Silent Auction bids
4:00 Silent Auction highest bids announced

BANDS

5:00 Echo Monkeys
6:00 Futureproof
6:30 DJ Samurai
7:00 Banana Project
DJ’S featuring Crazy Monkey – Live visual artist
8:00 Dan Lo
9:00 Bong
10:00 Hibiya Line (Optimist Club)

SUNDAY

10:00am – 3:00pm Art Exhibition / Art Activities
1:00 Biscuits and Gravy (afternoon band)

BANDS
3:30 Freckled Gypsys
4:30 Brian Wilson’s Brain
5:30 Allen Wilde – Black and white dance film presentation
DJ’S featuring Crazy Monkey – Live visual artist
6:00 Glaser
7:00 Larry
8:00 Joe T.

OUR FEATURED ARTISTS:

Vy Hoang – bottlecaps , vases , wooden pictures
Pat Bradbury – prints and paintings
Vo Hong Nhung – hand made jewelry, teddy bears
David Dredge – photography
Yves Schiepek – photography
Hanh Pham – handmade décor, accessories, clothes, photos
Cat Copley – handmade jewellery
Neena Nguyen – short films/photos
Jack Clayton – wood cut prints and digital print of illustration
Jose Alfredo Perez Hernandez and Martha Wells – handmade stencil t-shirts and bags
Nguyen Bong – photography
Crazy Monkey – live painting
Steven Wiig – earthen oven building
Green Youth Collective – awareness of design and installation of green roofs and living walls (green walls) and urban garden management
Tom Smith – 2D work and illustrations
Laurence Taylor – paintings and drawings

Arts and crafts activities: floating hat collective, face painting and stone painting for all ages……and more

SILENT AUCTION – (ALL DAY)
Art work donated from abroad by:
Jonathan Vaughn (U.S.A.)
Kirsten Downie (Scotland)
Aaron Boomgarner (U.S.A.)
….and locals who have donated:
Mirasol Tiansay Aguila (Philippines)
Derek Miyamota (U.S.A.)

Tickets:

30,000 VND. Free entry for people who bring an art tool: Paint brushes, paint, crayons, etc.

Categories:

Tags: , ,

Leave a Comment

– by leaving a comment you agree to our Terms of Use, or Comment Policy, etc

– your email address will never be shared with anyone, but we will add it to our list. You may hear from us now and then, but you can opt out at any time.