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furious style! August 7, 2009


Join us for Open Mic Night!

August 14
7 p.m.


The open mic will feature…

  • Artist-in-Residence Jeff Cylkowski as MC!
  • Live performance by local b-boys Dreamerz Crew!
  • Special presentations by Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia and Iranian Youth Media Workshop!
  • You*!!! Sign up that night!


*Open mic rules
The theme is “Community.” Each person will be allotted 5 minutes. Non-Asian performers, please open with a work by an Asian American artist.

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Earlier that evening…
At 5 p.m., we will celebrate Second Friday with the exhibition opening reception of Furious Style!

Price of admission…
Free, but donations are always happily accepted!

Our new home…
1219 Vine Street, Philly Chinatown

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About this latest exhibition…
The joyously self-described “unrefined and undefined” culmination of an energetic six-week workshop, Furious Style! merges elements of abstract art with graffiti-style lettering that speaks to the values of today’s young visionaries and tomorrow’s leaders. The exhibition also includes Jeff Cylkowski’s colorful and colossal site-specific mural installation welcoming visitors into the foyer of the Asian Arts Initiative’s new home.

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