IN THE GALLERY
Curiosities: Artwork of Hannah Wiech and Erika Benham
Reception: November 3, 6-9PM | INVITE
On View: October 27th- November 3rd
Curiosities is a collaborative art exhibit created by Hannah Wiech and Erika Benham that includes a collection of paintings, sculpture, taxidermy, and other unique oddities.
Hannah Wiech is a visual artist whose focus is mainly oil paintings of portraiture, animal portraiture and the concept of manipulated realism. Her techniques include layering and glazing oil paints to capture texture and precise color detail in her subjects. She also dabbles in mediums such as watercolor, embroidery, wood burning, and restoring antique sculpture with modern accents. She does commissioned oil paintings upon request.
Erika Benham is a multimedia artist who focuses mostly on illustration and acrylic painting. She commissions custom shoes, paintings, and other types of work upon request.
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Sat 10/20 6-10PM | FUNDRAISER | Donations welcome | INVITE Nickel City Housing Cooperative presents: Concentric; an Autumn Celebration and Silent Auction: Come celebrate fall, community, and self-governance with snacks, cider, music, and a silent auction of the best services and goodies Buffalo’s cooperative scene has to offer! All proceeds will go towards sending people to NASCO Institute, a conference on community building, social justice, and skill sharing.
Fri 10/26 5-9PM | Resistance Dance Party Volume 5 | $5 a person/$10 a family or donation of items needed for Project Mona’s House | INVITE Volume five will be a Halloween party with a costume contest with guest judge! We will be donating to MONA’S HOUSE! As always our dance parties are all ages family fun! $5 a person/$10 a family or donation of items needed (toilet paper, paper towels, menstrual products, towels, linens. cleaning supplies, gift cards, luggage) The Mona’s House Project helps the homeless, orphans, and those exploited through Human Trafficking. Mona’s House Project exists to shed light on the terrible crime of Human Trafficking and to restore those who have been victimized.
Sat 11/3 6-9PM | RECEPTION | INVITE Curiosities: Artwork of Hannah Wiech and Erika Benham
Sun 11/4 1:30-4PM | MUSIC | $5 Great Reversals (detroit hardcore ffo: trial, bane), Old ghosts (buffalo hardcore)
Tues 11/6 7:30-8:30PM Sugar City’s Open Meeting! Program, Volunteer, Collaborate!
INVITE Would you just like to volunteer? Or maybe you are just curious about how we manage this endeavor? Are you a current volunteer that wants to dive deeper into programming? Well come out to our open monthly meeting! Sugar City is in the second half of year 4 of our 5 year lease at 1239 Niagara ST. WOOOWWEEEEEEEEE!!!