SMoCA Mix : Sat, May 6, 6 – 10 p.m.
Choose your boldest and brightest cyber chic attire to wear to Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art’s annual fundraiser, SMoCA Mix 2017: TECH Sublime. This year’s event provides an evening of interactive technology and media with an artistic perspective. Collaborating artists: Squidsoup, an international artists collective based in the United Kingdom; Los Angeles-based new media performance artist Tiffany Trenda; and Synthesis Center, David Tinapple and Charis Elliot from the School of Arts, Media and Engineering, a collaborative initiative between the ASU Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts and the ASU Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering. Also on display: Nam June Paik’s 1992 work Electro-Symbio Phonics, a landmark video and neon sculpture featuring three robot figures containing 61 TV monitors and four neon panels depicting symbols of human communication, technology and biology.
VIP Ticket: $250/Guest, 6 – 10 p.m.
General Ticket: $175/Guest, 7 – 10 p.m.
VIP Virtual Table: $2,500 (up to 10 guests), 6 – 10 p.m.
Buy tickets online here.
Sponsorship opportunities and to purchase a VIP Virtual Table: Contact Catherine Turner, corporate relations and events manager, CTurner@ScottsdaleArts.org or 480-425-5353.
Located in the Museum galleries.