Jun 23 2009

Avant Guard @ X-Initiative’S No Soul For Sale

Launch: Tues, 6- 9pm

Patterson Beckwith, Kabir Carter, David Colosi, Jeff Davis, Lucky DeBellevue, Jonah Freeman, Amy Gartrell, Rupert Goldsworthy, Simon Leung, Nate Lowman, Marlo Pascual, Raha Raissina, Pieter Schoolwerth, Jeremy Sigler, and Meredyth Sparks.

Avant Guard, a fanzine, reunites exciting New York artists. In addition to their success, they share a common past; these artists all worked as guards at the DIA Arts Center on West 22nd Street, the space currently occupied by X-Initiative. The zine commemorates these artist’s time at DIA with images, writings, and memorabilia.

Commissioned by Swiss Institute, Avant Guard, will be unguarded at X-Initiative’s No Soul For Sale with the offer to steal your personal copy (Price $ 1).

No Soul for Sale is a festival of independent not-for-profit and alternative institutions from around the world, they will converge at X-Initiative from June 24 – June 28, 2009.

No Soul For Sale
548 WEST 22nd STREET
Opening: June 23, 6-9PM
Hours: June 24 – 28, 2009, 1-9 pm