On December 14th NYC*Gratitude invites you to experience the divine beauty of your cosmic reflection. Leave your conditioned existence behind and behold a new galaxy of possibilities in a vast, pristine Brooklyn warehouse filled with wonder, light and endless varieties of experience. Gratitude*NYC's annual celebration of Participatory Culture and Art, benefits humanitarian and cultural initiatives by Burning Man Project, Burners Without Borders, Figment, and Dance Parade.
This year's theme, "COSMIC MIRRORS," is designed to remind us we are all connected, and to invite all participants to suspend judgement and reflect the divine beauty and light in one another.
Cosmic Mirrors Costume Ideas: Cosmic Beings, Celestial Bodies, Illumination, Crystal Soothsayers, Interdimensional Time Travelers, Iridescent, Silvery Winter, UV-Reactive, Evolved Beings, Future Angelic, Holographic Immortals, Playa Fabulous, or strip down and get body painted!
FEATURING: 60,000 square feet of richly stimulating environments spread over multiple rooms on two floors.
RESONANCE ROOM: An immersive dancefloor environment featuring the most talented Vibrational Sound Healers on the planet, mindblowing decor, plus aerial performances, massive video projections, lasers, and surprises throughout the night! (Sound by 340 Sound, Music Curation by Dallas Wonderland, Performance Curation by Kaytibunny Roberts, Decor by Debra Tigerlily and Julianne Irene)
an-ten-nae [Acid Crunk | SF] Black 22s [Dirty Beetles | Good VIbe | LA] The Human Experience [LA] Jillian Ann (Ritual | Simplify | LA ) Kraddy [Alpha Pup | LA] Love and LIght [Simplify | Muti] SriKaloGY [NYC] Seanna Sharpe & Company featuring LoudSol and LadyCircus (AERIALS/HIP-HOP DANCE) Sera Solstice & Company (BELLYDANCE) KaytiBunny (LED HOOPING/LED DRAGON) Ali Lumenescent/Christine Geiger (MERMAIDS) Claire de Luxe (LED FANS) Tara McManus (LED FANS) Renee Renata (STILTS/LED FANS) And many, many more...
HEAVEN STAGE: A precision engineered sound environment with world-class House Music enveloped with 3d video-mapped projections and Epic Art Cars (Sound by D3 Pro Audio).
Anthony Mansfield [Disco Knights/ Green Gorilla | SF] Connie [ReSolute / Music Savages | NY] DJ Everyday [PEX / Playloop | Philly] REALEYES (feat. PJOE and HOHME) [Avant Muse | NYC] Reda Briki [NYC] Tamo [Space Cowboys | SF] With Special Guests: JustinJustin Toca & The Alé Alé Drummers https://www.facebook.com/AleAleDrummers
DREAM STAGE: Epic DJ lineup, Funktion 1 sound system, and live performances with otherworldly Decor by Fleeting Dream Art Collective and a fleet of Ladybug Art Cars by Overkill Movement.
Coyoti [Blackbird Squadron | Philly] Orion Keyser [Disorient | NYC] Syd Gris [Opulent Temple | SF] Tektite vs Tim The Enchanter [Vitamin B | NYC] The Golden Pony [BangOn | NYC] The Adversary & DJ REsy
SILENT DISCO THUNDERDOME (Curated by Tim The Enchanter):
Dodley [Electrobrew | NYC] VS. Infinite Kitten [Warper Party | NYC] BeenJammin' [Soulcraft | NYC] VS. DJUICE [Winkel & Balkstick | NYC] Friar Tuck [Disorient | NYC] VS. Teknacolor Ninja [Tropic of Bass | Philly] Alex Funk [Garden of Heathens | NYC] VS. Barney Iller [Vitamin B | NYC] Boris Burning Elf [Kostume Kult | NYC] VS. DK [Kostume Kult | NYC] Shakey [Warper | NYC] VS. Kannizle [Mischief | NM] Tinseltown [Thunder Gumbo | NYC] VS. Undakova [Waacktopia | NYC]
RED VELVET ROOM: A 1920's-style speakeasy with live bands, performances, sexy art, food, and a hot late-night dance floor. (Sound by D3 Pro Audio)
Billi Shakes-www.facebook.com/billi.shakes Lydia Beneke - www.facebook.com/lydiabeneckemusic Comandante Zero Small Change [NYC] 2Melo [NYC] Narkatta [NYC] The Mind Artist-http://youtu.be/_rDqJCW5HFc Scubaphone-https://www.facebook.com/scubaphone Jackie's Elena Shishkina -http://vimeo.com/48485499 Bluesco - http://www.youtube.com/user/BluescoBand
TEMPLE OF GRATITUDE: The spiritual heart of Gratitude. A peaceful and welcoming space for healing bodywork, talks, tea, spontaneous transformations, spiritual emergence, and live visionary art. (Speakers & workshops curated by Mitch Mignano)
Screening of the film Spark: A Burning Man Story Workshop with Katherine Chen- CHARISMATIZING THE ROUTINE AT BURNING MAN Workshop with Jay Michaelson- EVOLVING DHARMA: Brainhacking, Mysticism, and Enlightenment Workshop with Daniel Pinchbeck and Host- A NEW OPERATING SYSTEM FOR HUMANITY Workshop with Richard Doyle and dialogue with Daniel Pinchbeck- WHO THANKS? A COSMIC MIRRORING OF THANKITUDE Workshop with Miki Agrawal DO COOL SH*T Workshop with Nicolas Powers- THE GROUND BELOW ZERO: How to Create Utopia from Catastrophe
VJs / Projection Artists (Curated by Kurt Ritta): Vj Krunch [K Kult, D Native, B&Bass, Carmel, Unicorn,..] Vj DoctorMojo [House of Yes, Robot Heart,..] Xris Smack [Stimulate, Smack!] Max Nova Glitch Fairy [Opulent Temple] VJ Fuzzy Bastard VJ Metal Tiger [Kostume Kult] VJ Sofy Yuditskaya [Disorient] VJ Aeres [Gratitude, Unicorn Meat] VJ Cici & Miao [Hibanana Studio | China] Lasers: Benjamin Cooke / Rickie Kostiner [CoSM]
INSTALLATIONS/ART CARS/THEME CAMPS (Curated by David Ort): Bubbles & Bass Disorient - Silver Tiki Disco DomeStar - Justin Day Erratic New York - Livio Mancini LadyBugs by Overkill Movement Reformata Sacred Cow Limo Sweaty Bettys & Blue Bird bus The Love Muscle Sculpture Garden The People's Caravan Thunder Gumbo True Mirrors - John Walter Melissa Riso Truth & Nail Psychotherapy & Salon
Your Support Funds the Artists! A huge part of the magic of Gratitude*NYC is the quality of the artistic expression and the transformative experience of interacting with the art. Each year, we invite, support, and stimulate the best artists in New York to create original interactive installations, sculptures, and performances.
VOLUNTEER: If you're able to volunteer your time, skills or energy to make this spectacular event a reality, PLEASE fill out the form here:http://tinyurl.com/gratvol13
PARTICIPANT SAFETY: Gratitude*NYC is deeply committed to fostering a safe space for free expression without fear of harassment, intimidation or assault or violence of any kind. We encourage all participants to be aware of your own personal safety and the safety of your fellow participants. The principle of CONSENT is a core value that we take very seriously and we have a zero tolerance for anyone who endangers the safety of our community by ignoring this principle.
LEAVE NO TRACE: As an event committed to the 11+ principles, Gratitude*NYC is a "Leave No Trace" event. We ask all participants to support us in our mission to pick up MOOP (matter out of place) throughout the event and help to return the venue to its original condition at the end of the night. Trash and recycling receptacles will be provided throughout the space. Please use them!
This is a 21+ event.
1260 Atlantic Avenue (View)
1260 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11216