April 4th – Wild Garden – Group art show opening in Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Let us consider the man who fried roses for his dinner, whose kitchen smelled like a burning rose garden; or the man who disguised himself as a moth and ate his overcoat, and for dessert served himself a chilled fedora… – Russell Edson

Wild Garden is a self-organized event held in celebration of spring’s arrival. Over 27 artists of diverse backgrounds will be involved, together creating a space to channel the frenetic energy of the season…

Special guest DJ Bad Wolf Farkas, with visuals by Dani Quilez

Date & Time: Opening Saturday, April 4th, 8pm – onwards
(Also on view April 5th, Noon – 11pm, Closing April 6th, 7 – 10pm)
Location: 184 West St. #2 / Brooklyn, NY 11222 (Here’s a map.)
Price: F-r-e-e entry, with recession-priced drinks, hand-crafted merchandise and a medley of snacks

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About Jay Babcock

I am an independent writer and editor based in Tucson, Arizona. In 2023: I publish an email newsletter called LANDLINE = https://jaybabcock.substack.com Previously: I co-founded and edited Arthur Magazine (2002-2008, 2012-13) and curated the three Arthur music festival events (Arthurfest, ArthurBall, and Arthur Nights) (2005-6). Prior to that I was a district office staffer for Congressman Henry A. Waxman, a DJ at Silver Lake pirate radio station KBLT, a copy editor at Larry Flynt Publications, an editor at Mean magazine, and a freelance journalist contributing work to LAWeekly, Mojo, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Vibe, Rap Pages, Grand Royal and many other print and online outlets. An extended piece I wrote on Fela Kuti was selected for the Da Capo Best Music Writing 2000 anthology. In 2006, I was somehow listed in the Music section of Los Angeles Magazine's annual "Power" issue. In 2007-8, I produced a blog called "Nature Trumps," about the L.A. River. From 2010 to 2021, I lived in rural wilderness in Joshua Tree, Ca.

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