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Not In Our Name ANTI-MILITARISM art
Date Saturday June 26
Time 8:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location Details
Oakland, Ca.
French Fry Factory
Event Type Concert/Show
Organizer/AuthorJasmine
FEAR WILL NOT SILENCE US!!!

On June 26th, Not In Our Name will be presenting an art show fundraiser to raise money to send people to the protests at the Republican National Convention in New York City, which is being held August 29th through September 2nd. The theme of the show is ANTI-MILITARISM. We need representatives of FASHION (fashion show), VIDEO/FILM(three walls of film), MUSIC, POSTER ART (whole wall of poster art), PHOTOGRAPHY, PERFORMANCE and anything else that you feel could represent this message well.

The exhibition will be at a new venue called the French Fry Factory. It'a huge two story warehouse space in downtown oakland.The address is 278 4th St Oakland, CA 94607-4332. It's a one night event.

We will be placing the artists name with each peice, and will be handing out a program containing the artists name and contact info, so if people like their work they can contact the artist to see more. We're leaving it up to the artist what percentage of the sale (from 0%-100%) they would like to donate to the cause. Of course art donations are definitely welcome.

Please contact N.I.O.N. at bayarea@notinourname.net with the subject "Art Show". You can also call the N.I.O.N. office at (510)-601-8000, and ask for Jasmine.

Send your response as soon as possible with a number we can reach you at.

ART CAN BE SENT TO:
Not In Our Name Office: 3945 Opal St. Oakland CA
94609

The deadline for entering your art will be from May 31st to June 10th.

If you're not artistically inclined, but would
like to help (set-up, models, tabling, etc.)
please let us know. All the help we can get is
greatly appreciated. We want representation from all
forms of expression.

JOIN THE ARTISTS ALREADY INVOLVED!:
Christine Wong, bloodforoil.com, shepard fairy
(OBEY), kozyNdan, nicole schulman, josh macphee,
emily ryan, cody hudson, ray noland, john Yates,
brandon bauer, faile, upso, ...etc.

"It is our responsibility as people living inthe
United States to resist the injustices doneby our
government in our name."
(Not In Our Name Pledge of Resistance)

Added to the calendar on Thursday May 20th, 2004 9:50 PM
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