The Six Degrees Festival Collective in collaboration with the
Selah Artistic Giving Center present:
The 2nd Annual
Six Degrees Art, Music, Fashion & Film Festival
WHEN: Saturday, September 17, 2005 3 pm til Midnight
LOCATION: 1329 East 6th Street, Downtown Los Angeles
WHAT: Five independent creative zones hosting live performances, film, art, fashion shows, Q&A opportunities, and exclusive clothing and record sales. Outdoor vendors and concessions.
$10 all day / 21 & over
Zone 1 FILM FESTIVAL
Showcasing short films, documentaries, and video art from local and international independent artists.
Block #1 3pm-6pm Curated by Scott Beibin of The Lost Film Festival www.lostfilmfest.com
Lost Film Fest is a laugh-riot event (heavy emphasis on both "laugh" and "riot") focusing on pranks against major corporations and government institutions. Includes films by The Yes Men, TV Sheriff + Coldcut, Evolution Control Committee, and the St0len Collective, plus exclusive riot footage from the '05 G8 Protests in Scotland.
Block #2 6pm-9pm Curated by Andrew McCarty
Showcasing emerging local filmmakers including Theo Jemison, Angela Mrema, Sanjay Nagar, award winning director and activist Henry K. Priest, Richard Bailey and others.
Block #3 9pm-12pm Curated by Diaky Diaz of The Artivist Film Festival www.artivist.us
The 1st international activist film festival dedicated to addressing Human Rights, Children's Advocacy, Animal Rights and Environmental Preservation through film, visual arts and music. Their mission is to strengthen the voice of international activist artists - "Artivists" - while raising public awareness and funds for social global causes.
Zone 2 ART GALLERY
A freshly built 400 linear foot gallery space, featuring eight of LA's hottest art galleries displaying work by established and emerging artists.
The Hive ~ www.thehivegallery.com
Artists: Lilly Piri, Jose Lopes, Renee Gontarski, Nate Seubert, Travis Morley, Treiops Treyfid, Nathan Cartwright, Catherine Brooks, Chris Lyles, Jason Hadley, Evan Apodaca, Harvey Scott Kaner
Live painter: Jeremy Szuder.
Transport Gallery ~ www.transportgallery.com
Artists: Edward Colver, Hugh Gran, Favianna Rodriguez, Buff Monster, RoSTARR, John Carr, Karen Fiorito, Mike Russek, Robbie Conal, Theo Jemison, David Haskel
Live painter: Kofie one
Cannibal Flower ~ www.cannibalflower.com
Artists: Myna Sonou , Vincent Calenzo, Shervin Iranshahr, Dennis Larkins, Nathan Spoor, Ekundayo, L. Croskey, Michele Waterman, Sylvia Ji, Jophen Stein, Isaac Pierro, Gabe Leonard, Thomas Han, Lesley Reppeteaux, Mear One, Joe Ledbetter, Aaron Jasinski
Live painter: Asylm
The Project ~ www.elproyecto.com
Artists: Tes One, Bask, Damion Silver, David Flores, The Love Bandits, Hippytree, Blaine Fontana
Live painter: tba
Walled City ~ www.walledcitygallery.com
Artists: Edith Abeyta, John Gill, Nicholas Klemek, Katie Stubblefield, Jessica Yang
Selah ~ www.selahagc.org
Artists: Abdullah Ashaeb, Duncan Simcoe, Patrick Haemmerlin, Lisa Salem, Launa Bacon
Live painter: Erik James
Create:Fixate ~ www.createfixate.com
Artists: Andre Freimann, Patricia Perman, Steven Janssen, Brandi Milne, Francis Poland, Neil Simon Poyuzina, Meghann McCrory, Marah Abel, Julie Rasmussen
Live painter: Jason Macaya
Artists: Travis Millard, Shepard Fairey, Sage Vaughn, Clint Peterson, Tobin Velland, Chris Pastras, Jason Lee, Johnny Fenix, Mel Kadel, Kevin Willis, Keil Johnson
Also featuring posters from the Yo! What Happened to Peace? poster show curated by John Carr
Zone 3 MUSIC
Blockhead (NY / Ninja Tune)
AmmonContact w/Lil Sci and Dwight Trible (Ninja Tune)
Phoreyz & Willow ~ *special 2 X 4 set* LA vs. SD
Caural (NY / Chocolate Industries)
Take (Buttermilk Recordings)
Kyoto Beat Orchestra (Sac)
Kutmah (Sketchbook, Dublab)
Zone 4 FASHION
Fashion Runway Show, Showroom & Sales Floor
Eight runway shows, one every half hour starting at 7 pm, Shop sample sale prices and preview exclusive designer pieces from LA's slickest labels flying beneath the radar.
Runway Show Designers:
Evil Genius ~ www.evilgeniusdesign.com
Frecuencia Modulada ~ www.frecuenciamodulada.tv
John Q ~ www.anti-market.com
Spectr ~ www.spectrbrand.com
Super Lucky Cat ~ www.superluckycat.com
4LEGGED WEAPON, BARRACUDA, BUMBLE 'N BEE, CLOTHING OF THE AMERICAN MIND (COTAM), DELUSIONS EYEWARE, DRAFTSMEN, EVIL GENIUS, FRECUENCIA MODULADA, KITTEN & OUTDOOR TERRIER MANEUVER LIFE, MODERN MINX, PINK COOKIES, SARAH PERRY, SHEE & EVE, SPECTR, SUPER LUCKY CAT, TSAI-FI
Zone 5: MUSIC
Funk, Soul and Reggae
Breakestra (Ubiquity Records)
J Boogies Dubtronic Science (OM Records, San Francisco)
Rocky Dawuni & The Revelation Project
DJ Dusk & Jeremy Sole's Musaics (Los Angeles)
Vendors, Concessions & Car Display
Permitted street closure in front of the festival warehouses. Vendors hail from all across Los Angeles County, Orange County, Long Beach, Ventura and other surrounding areas selling crafts, clothes, accessories and food. Painted cars by local artists as well as custom-made art cars by Burning Man affiliates will be on display at this location. Catered food offers affordable grilled entrees and mouthwatering desserts. Alcohol will be served.
About Selah Artistic Giving Center
Selah Artistic Giving Center supports the Los Angeles art community by empowering independent artists and inspiring, through charitable fundraising, their global vision. Selah provides a free space for artists to perform and display their work, a program to receive business counseling and technical assistance, and the opportunity to participate in multiple media fundraising events for both local and global charities.