URBAN ARTS TENT
At the inaugural Summer Set Music Festival, RAW & Face Forward will showcase the rich arts scene of the Twin Cities in the Urban Arts Tent. Free your mind and feel inspired by stopping in our tent and connecting with some of the most talented performing and visual artists of the Twin Cities. Feel the energy and power of multidisciplinary arts—drum circles, live graffiti, dance lessons, yoga, break dancing battles, fire spinning, face/body paintings, DJ sets and walk-through art galleries. Even a brief stop at our tent will leave you feeling re-energized and inspired.
RAW:natural born artists is a nationwide arts organization that hosts monthly art showcases in more than 50 major cities across the country. RAW exists as an organization to provide a platform for local, independent and emerging artists in all genres to network and connect with one another, gain more exposure and find a new audience. Each showcase contains a variety of talent to include musical performances, a “pop-up” art gallery and fashion show to name a few. Showcases have been taking place monthly at the Fine Line since June of 2011. To get involved visit www.RAWartists.org.
Face Forward is a nonprofit booking and media organization whose primary golas are 1) to spread the benefits of performing arts to communicate throughout the Twin Cities and 2) to support the careers of local performing artists. Face Forward strives to achieve its mission by partnering with community-based organizations in the Twin Cities metro, booking customized shows in non-traditional locations, hiring exclusively local talent and creating high-quality media that showcases local performing arts. For more info visitwww.faceforwardmn.com.
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