Winter Bacchanal Benefit Catalog, 2016
Printed Matter Specs:
7" x 11.5"
1 Color Risograph Print
Top, Spiral Bound
The 2016 Winter Bacchanal Benefit celebrates PES’s ambitious year of growth, art, and community and raises support for our future.
This year, we were thrilled to honor curators Rocío Aranda-Alvarado, Deana Haggag, and Rujeko Hockley, all of whom have who have exemplified an extraordinary commitment to cultivating social dialogue and betterment through their practice. The evening’s program was hosted by Satyr of Ceremonies, Rahsaan "Mr. Gandy" Gandy; beats by DJ Ezrakh; sultry performances by cellist Daniel de Jesus, siren Janetza, and muse Ladan Osman; and fierce installation art by Ventiko, Mahtab Pedrami, and Carrie Mae Rose.
Silent Auction artist included: Jaishri Abichandani, Derrick Adams, Maria Berrio, Renée Cox, David Antonio Cruz, Kevin Darmanie, Delano Dunn, Dominique Duroseau, Samer Fouad, Angela Fraleigh, Gaia, Chitra Ganesh, Richard Hart, jc lenochan, Wardell Milan, Rashaad Newsome, Michele Pred, Hiba Schahbaz, Nyugen Smith, Jaret Vadera, Ventiko, Shoshanna Weinberger, and Jennifer Wroblewski.
Project for Empty Space, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is dedicated to social engagement through contemporary arts programming. It is our goal both to prompt important social dialogue with the larger community, as well as to foster and advance the scope of an already significant art scene in the city of Newark.