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Apr 29, 2004 - BridgeSpotters | Urban Space
BridgeSpotters Mission: to establish an artistic and intellectual culture in the urban space by providing places, services, and products for the appreciation and development of art and intellect. This email is sent to subscribers and friends of BridgeSpotters that are supporters of urban creative and intellectual culture. (A) Urban Space Mixers (B) The Ties that Bind (C) Wynton Marsalis (D) Hip Hop Cafe (E) The Percolator (A) Friday April 30th Urban Space Mixers 709 Penn Avenue [downtown] 6-8pm The space for hip creative thinkers presents. DATE FEATURE SPONSOR April 30th DJ SMI www.thisishappening.com “A Space To Be” (B) Saturday, May 1 Panel Discussion: The Ties that Bind Pittsburgh Center for the Arts 2:00 pm 6300 Fifth Avenue at the corner of Shady and Fifth Avenues in Shadyside Artists Mary Weidner, Tina Brewer, Connie Merriman, and Jill MacKay will present slide talks and discuss the theme of family dynamics in their work. 412.361.0873 http://www.pittsburgharts.org (C) Monday, May 3 [the world renown] Wynton Marsalis Quartet Co-presented by The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust and MCG Jazz Benedum Center for the Arts 7:30 pm This showcase performance will feature renowned trumpeter Wynton Marsalis, with Carlos Henriquez on bass, Ali Jackson on drums, and pianist Eric Lewis. (412) 456-6666 http://www.pgharts.org Tickets are $29, $39, and $49 (D) Friday May 7 Hip Hop Café Series Shadow Lounge 5972 Baum Blvd. Feature: Vanessa German Hosted by Hutch (E) May 14 to June 25 The next exhibition at Urban Space! “The Percolator” Urban Space: A BridgeSpotters Gallery 709 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Paintings, photography, flyers, and video from the Midnight Espresso Series since October 2000. The Midnight Espresso Series is a signature BridgeSpotters event that is a “synergy of the arts and nightlife”. Reflect, laugh, and reminisce.