YO FIGHT MY MANS: FILM
March 12, 2016 at 6:00 PM @ Babycastles Gallery
CINEMA SHMINEMA, GIVE ME BACK MY UNCLE'S HAT!
YO FIGHT MY MANS is a multimedia art show put together by Chillin Island and the Babycastles gallery space on 137 W. 14th street. Along with the sculptures, drawings, and installations on-view, there will be six nights of programming with panels, megamixxx videos, and music/hanging out. It's about: fake Rolexes, eBay, shredded currency, immigration, failed rap careers, psychedelic socks, corporate malfeasance, gentrification, poorly conceived and executed gentrification metaphors, genetically modified pet fish, suicide, change, the Ramayana, Cra-Z-Art brand colored pencils, public access television, snow, jalebi, NYC, and other shit. We will also be debuting the following videogames: "YO FIGHT MY MANS: THE GAME" by Prashast Thapan "Meat Boys" by Mikei Huang "Fuck Everything" by Lena NW "Dirtbag Game" by Frank DeMarco "Nova Alea" by Molleindustria *GALLERY OPEN FOR VIEWING FRIDAYS 12 - 6 PM AND DURING EVENTS* -- Week 5 (of 6) festivities for the on-going, constantly updated art happening "YO FIGHT MY MANS" presented by Chillin Island, Jacob Reinstein, and Babycastles. More info here: chillinisland.com/yfmm/ RECEPTION - ART VIEWING 7-8 PM FILM PANEL + VIDEO MEGAMIXXX 8-9 PM w/ panelists Carlen Altman Alia Shawkat Jay Bulger Craig Zobel Adam Bhala Lough Moderated by Despot and Dap (Chillin Island) MUSIC + HANGING OUT 9-11 PM DJ set by Sporting Life (Ratking) *GALLERY IS OPEN FOR VIEWING FRIDAYS NOON - 6 PM* -- A CLIP FROM THE UPCOMING THE SHORT FILM: "YOU HAVE WON!" STARRING ASHOK KONDABOLU + ALEC REINSTEIN FEATURING ALEKSEY WEINTRAUB + MAKONNEN + DAP'S PARENTS + MORE DIRECTED BY MARY HK CHOI -- FUTURE EVENT: WEEK 6 PARENTS 3/19/16 (CLOSING NIGHT): Our poor, poor parents. Moderated by Aaron Bondaroff. DJS: JERRY REINSTEIN + CHILLIN ISLAND
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