SWEET VIRTUAL VIBES Oct 9, 2020
Sweet Virtual Vibes is back!
SWEET VIRTUAL VIBES
Get ready to move and groove while keeping your social distance. Join the party on SassyBlack's Twitch on Oct 9 at 8PM PDT!
We're teaming up with Brown Liquor Cocktail Company to offer you some special deals on delicious deliverable drinks! Try a Brown Liquor or a Big Lit for just $16.25, or a What's in the Punch Mocktail for $12.50. The vibes and the drinks will no doubt be SWEET! Order today to enjoy during the show!
Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Northwest Film Forum, and On the Boards co-present this edition of Sweet Virtual Vibes, an extension of each organization's ongoing collaboration with SassyBlack in support of her as an artist, musician, and creative thinker.
This October performance will feature these video interludes from Local Sightings:
SassyBlack – "Fluidity"
(Clyde Petersen, Anacortes, WA, 2019, 2 min)
We are all unique fluid beings and that is something to be celebrated and fawned over.
Amenta Abioto – "Plant It"
(Alberta Poon, Portland, OR, 2019, 4 min)
Plant It is an entryway into the world of plant magic and earth fantasy; a musical journey through mystical lands of synth waves and vibrations.
The event is free but you can rsvp to make sure you stay up to date on all things SWEET VIRTUAL VIBES.
SassyBlack is a space age singer, songwriter & producer. This Goddess of electronic psychedelic soul & hologram funk explores the concepts of sound through deep compositions.
Her dance party extravaganza, Sweet Vibes, was launched summer of 2018 in Brooklyn, NY to celebrate positive energy, good music and of course sweet vibes.
On the Boards will be partnering with Sassy to bring Sweet Virtual Vibes on Twitch four times a year for your listening and dancing pleasure.
About Northwest Film Forum
Founded in Seattle in 1995 as an independent film and arts nonprofit, Northwest Film Forum incites public dialogue and creative action through collective cinematic experiences. Each year the Forum presents hundreds of films, festivals, community events, multidisciplinary performances, and public discussions. As a comprehensive visual media organization, the Forum offers educational workshops and artist services for film and media makers at all stages of their development. nwfilmforum.org
About the Jacob Lawrence Gallery
Situated in the University of Washington’s Art Building, the Jacob Lawrence Gallery is a vital center for social engagement and critical dialogue about the roles of art, art history, and design within the broader context of intellectual life on campus. Through an ambitious and compelling program of contemporary exhibitions, lectures, performances, screenings, and discussions, the gallery is a site of knowledge production and advancing discourses that serves over 8,000 visitors each year.
Image credit Texas Isaiah, 2019