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WANTED: Boom Boxes


Mar 2012

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June 17, 2013
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BRIC House will open in downtown Brooklyn in October 2013 and will include a flexible state-of-the-art performance space, a major contemporary art gallery, and many other spaces for artists Our spring exhibition will be dedicated to the theme of art and music. Bayeté Ross Smith is an artist, photographer, and educator based in New York City who will create a commissioned work that will act as the centerpiece of this show. For this piece, BRIC needsover 100used boom boxes, preferably, but not limited to vintage 80s and 90s boom boxes that are rectangular in shape, with two large speakers and a tape deck or CD player (see image above). They do not have to be in working condition and there is no size limitation.

Do you have a boom box you are able to DONATE or LEND to BRIC? All donors will be acknowledged and fully credited in the exhibition. We will also invite you to our opening reception, which is sure to be a lot of fun!

If so, email to make arrangements for drop-off.  We will be accepting boom boxes for this project throughout the summer, and your loan/donation will help realize this artist’s work!

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