Join us for our 11th annual garden party fundraiser, at a private residence in Silverlake!

Sunday, June 15, 2014 4:00pm 8:00pm Performance


Blast! [11] will take place Sunday June 15, 2014 from 4-8pm at the Silverlake home of filmmaker Kirby Dick and designer Rita Valencia.

Featuring music performances by: No Wave pioneer Kristian Hoffman (The Mumps; Klaus Nomi’s musical director) and The Roswell Sisters (Justin Tanner, Kristi Callan, Lisa Jenio, Pierre Smith, Kristian Hoffman), Free Reed Conspiracy (an all accordion sextet), Hare’s Breath Ensemble (Joe Baiza, Ralph Gorodetsky, and Dan Clucas), DJ Lady C of dublab/KCHUNG and more!

Our 2014 silent auction orchestrates thrity Los Angeles artists in collaboration on ten drawings in style of the classic Surrealist parlor game, Exquisite Corpse:

• Amy Adler / Pearl Hsiung / Amy Russell
• Brendan Fowler / Stanya Kahn / Eamon Ore-Giron
• William Leavitt / Dave Muller / Jon Pestoni
• Julian Hoeber / Marnie Weber / Jennifer West
• Raymie Iadevaia / Jim Shaw / Mario Ybarra Jr.
• Rebecca Morris / Sandeep Mukherjee / Mary Weatherford
• Steven Bankhead / Jesse Benson / Meg Cranston
• Alexandra Grant / Elana Mann / Gala Porras-Kim
• Mark Greenfield / Thaddeus Strode / Mark Dean Veca
• Extended Organ (Paul McCarthy / Fredrik Nilsen / Joe Potts / Tom Recchion / Alex Stevens)


$50 minimum donation
$40 SASSAS members
$30 students with I.D.
(student tickets are limited)

Door tickets: $70 minimum donation at the door

Complimentary food and drink included in all ticket purchases!