Journal of Aesthetics and Protest

1. raffle description and contributors (at this moment)
One raffle ticket for $10 gives you the chance to win any artwork of your choice, provided that a previously drawn ticketholder has not already chosen your choice.
At this moment, the growing list of confirmed artists include: Steve Anderson, Nicole Antebi, Cara Baldwin, David Burns, Kelli Cain, Gary Cannone, Chris Chichocki, Brian Crabtree, Dude Dogg, Ricardo Dominguez, Sam Durant, Karl Erickson, Liz Goetz, Ryan Griffis, Katie Grinnan, Mark Hagen, Liz Hansen, Marc Herbst, Robby Herbst, Tom Texas Holmes, Jody Hughes, Virginia Lee Hunter, Jessica Hutchins, Fiona Jack, Mary Janacek, Emily Joyce, Annetta Kapon, Candice Kim, David Kordansky, Olga Koumoundouros, Jessica Lawless, Karen Lofgren, Sandra de la Loza, Rachel Mayeri, Christine Nguyen, Jill Newman, Eric Niebuhr, Ruben Ochoa, Albert Ortega, Jed Parriott, Linda Pollack, Amy Robinson, Marco Rios, Sarah Ross, Kelly Sears, Annie Shaw, Christina Ulke, Kimberly Varella, Matias Viegener, Dee Williams, The Yes Men, and more…

2. talent show description
Machine Project Presents: The evening’s entertainment will feature a talent show, featuring a wide variety of esoteric hobbies and impressive amusements, including (but not limited to) belly dancing, dramatic readings, comedy (after a fashion), contortions, wrestling monkeys, speed napping, and (possibly) flaming cocktails. Contestants in the talent show shall be judged in real time by our custom engineered “applause o meter”.

The gallery will be available for viewing on March 31st and April 1st. On March 31st, there will be a viewing party at 10 PM after the Machine Project/Echo Park Film Center video gong show event that begins at 8:00 PM. Raffle is on Saturday April 2nd at 7:30 PM.