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Brooklyn Wildlife Summer festival 2018 #bwsf2018

  • The Living Gallery 1094 Broadway Brooklyn, NY, 11221 United States (map)

the 6th Annual

August 31 - September 9, 2018

Brooklyn Wildlife presents the sixth annual Brooklyn Wildlife Summer Festival (BWSF 2018) featuring more than 150 live performers, spanning more than 12 events over the course of 10 days. It is not just a music festival; we will have discussion groups, fine art shows, multi media presentations and tech meet ups.

The dates are:
Fri, aug 31 trans pecos
Sat, Sept 1 gamba all day and night
Sun, Sept 2nd - The bishop gallery
Mon, Sept 3rd - Tilt
Tues, Sept 4th - living gallery
Wed, Sept 5th - bizarre
Thurs, Sept 6th - the glove
Fri, Sept 7th - Gamba
Sat, Sept 8th - secret project robot
Sun, sept 9th - gamba/ four five six

Brooklyn Wildlife Summer Festival is an annual, diverse & synergistic, indoor and outdoor festival featuring some of the best Independent talent from New York and beyond. The goal of the event is to galvanize the Indie arts and music community and represent its flourishing cultural growth within Brooklyn, with a special focus on Bushwick. BWSF 2018 caters to a new youth culture that is multi-faceted, variegated, ethnically ambiguous and racially interwoven - everyone parties together. We work to give a voice to the disenfranchised, marginalized and artistically progressive. BWSF 2018 is a true appreciation and celebration of Indie culture. We take an authentic approach to create the largest platform possible for artistic presentation without any corporate sponsorships or industry funding – only art, music and culture in the purest form.

BWSF focuses on performers in the Brooklyn arts and entertainment scene, consequently, due to the large presence of international artists in Brooklyn, the festival also includes performers and participants from all around the world. There will be representation from UK, Germany, Denmark, China, Jamaica, Russia, Japan, Cuba and more.

Social progressives, music and art lovers, people that are not satisfied with what is currently on the TV, Radio, Movie Screen or Gallery Walls.
ages 21+
The festival attracts individuals who:
• Are seekers, social explorers, tastemakers and enjoy being ahead of the curve.
• Believe old-fashioned business models are outdated and traditional vehicles for communication (TV and Radio) are no longer in tune with the consumer of today.
• Have turned their backs on the status quo and crave progressive thought, art and culture.
• Artists, musicians, young professionals, taste makers, and innovators.
Hate speech
Promotion of senseless or gratuitous violence
Exclusivity, entitlement or the expression of privilege

WE WANT TO BE THE NEW CMJ, THE NEW WMC, THE NEW SXSW, .. let’s do it . ALL INDIE - looking for bands, vendors, dancers and creatives of all walks of life. Makers/techfolks welcome.

Earlier Event: August 27
Drummer Boi Presents: A night of Music
Later Event: September 13
Open Mic Night