Batter sizzles, beer foams, and bare flesh is slathered in paint as gawkers look on. Indie musicians and DJs thunder sound waves off the canvaslined, graffitistrewn walls. Revelers stuff their faces with endless pancakes.
What is this, some type of hipster themed IHOP? A Lady Gaga video? Bansky’s mom’s basement? Nah, it’s the Pancakes & Booze Art Show – the hottest popup traveling art event in all the land.
This is no stuffy wineandcheese, someonegagmewithacocktailnapkin gallery. It’s an innovative reimagining of the art show concept, as DIY art movement mayhem. Upandcoming artists strut and sell their stuff in a freeverse, electric funhouse of mayhem. You know you want to come, right? Hit me up so we can talk about ways to convince your editor to pay you to visit the show and maybe relax that noalcoholonthejob policy. Hell, even bring your boss along If you like.
WHAT: Pancakes & Booze Art Show: Over 100 emerging artists showcasing their hottest work in a Warholstyle, anythinggoes, 5,000squarefoot warehouse environment. Allyoucaneat pancakes, live music, body painting and multimedia displays. The show originated in 2009 in Los Angeles and since has popped up more than 100 times in twenty two cities around North America. Each show draws as many as 1,500 guests per night.
WHEN: 8 p.m. 2 a.m. Friday October 3rd, 2014
WHERE: Adelaide Hall, 250 Adelaide St W, Toronto, Ontario
The Pancakes & Booze Art Show
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