A fundraiser benefiting
Transition Projects, p:ear, New Avenues for Youth,
Gather:Make:Shelter and Converge 45

Converge 45: Connecting Art + Community is a silent auction and dinner fundraising event featuring artists whose work engages with issues of homelessness. The event honors four local organizations and projects dedicated to providing resources to those experiencing homelessness. Connecting Art + Community builds upon Converge 45 YOU IN MIND, Artistic Director Kristy Edmunds’ 2016-18 program which focuses on artistic practices that contemplate the public realm and consider the broader ecology of our communities.

 

Saturday, May 12, 2018

5:30 – 11:00 pm
Vibrant Table
2010 SE 8th Avenue

Eventbrite - Converge 45: Connecting Art + Community

 

ART
Jim Hodges,
collaborative project by Chris Johanson and
Johanna Jackson with New Avenues for Youth artists,
collaborative project by Dana Lynn Louis,
p:ear artists and more

ENTERTAINMENT
Karen Lovely

SPONSORS
The Juliet Hillman Foundation, Michael & Mamie Hummel
and Bridgeport Laser & Wellness

In-Kind Sponsors
Atlas Cider Co, Aviary, Gallo Nero, House Spirits, Il Terrazzo,
MetroEast, No Such Recipe Catering & Events, Paya Haydn, Really BIG Video
and Vibrant Table Catering and Events