The Art of Horror
Grand Opening Party – Saturday, October 1st from 6 – 11pm
First Friday Art Walk – Friday, October 7th from 5 – 10pm
The Art of Horror October 1 – 29, 2016
The S.P.A.C.E. & Backspace Galleries, with guest curators Beth Robinson of Strange Dolls and Sarah Vogelsang-Card of HAVOC Gallery, invite you to the 8th annual Art of Horror Exhibition!
Works in the exhibit will represent the beautiful side of decay, the finer points of blood letting, and that special something inside a depraved mind! Muwahahaha.
Opening Reception Party is Saturday, October 1st from 6 – 11pm with a huge thanks to our sponsor Switchback Brewing Company!
Suggested donation: $5 at the door. This event is not recommended for children but is open to the general public. Costumes are highly encouraged! For one night only, indulge your senses with dark imagery from Vermont artists and spirit conjuring performance art. Top off the night (from 9 – 11pm) with live music by Burlington’s only Goth/Industrial band Nechromancer and DJ’s Vetica, Gabriel Night, and Tyrant playing industrial, gothic and dark EBM.
Performances of Dance, Burlesque, Fire, Blood, Puppets, Music and everything that will delight your dark hearts by:
Throat of the Loon
Tara Klang with live instrumentals by Barry Dobrin
Rebecca Castellano and Joe Netzel
Live music by Sitra Ahra
Green Mountain Cabaret Sugar Shakers
Cirque de Fuego
…and test your fear in Immersive Horror with VRMont (Jake Blend & Kip Steele)
Nechromancer has been called upon to summon their unique brand of dark and sexy industrial dance music. Drawing inspiration from an array of artists such as VNV Nation, Type O Negative, and The Sisters of Mercy, the four-piece band will be performing their full catalog of originals and covers to keep the night going, with additional support by Industrial/Goth DJ’s Vetica, Gabriel Night, and Tyrant.
First Friday Art Walk Reception is Friday, October 7th from 5 – 10pm enjoy the work again and again, remember that purchases directly support the artists, the gallery, and how badass your home looks!
Exhibition Duration: October 1 – 29, 2016
Gallery Hours: Thursday – Saturdays from 12 – 5pm
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