RAW Garden Parties

RAW Garden Parties

Select Fridays / 8 - 10 pm at Art After Dark

On the occasion of the seventh exhibition of RAW—Recognition of Art by Women – presenting brilliant work by Nina Chanel Abney, this season’s Garden Parties feature women DJs and performersRAW Garden Parties are the place to be for music and dancing surrounded by amazing art and beautiful gardens. Come with friends, have a drink, and have fun!


Friday, March 22
8-10 PM

BEARCAT is a London-born, Philadelphia-based artist and member of Discwoman. She has performed all over the world, including Cairo, Paris, Berlin, Barcelona, Mexico City, and Chicago. BEARCAT provided creative direction for international events and festivals such as Afropunk, Glastonbury, Reading, and Lovebox, among others. She draws from deeply personal experiences to create emotive musical selections as a form of therapy. 


Friday, March 29
8-10 PM

Miami-based artist collective (F)empower hosts this Garden Party featuring their DJs Loka & Yazmine. (F)empower originated from a radical feminist ‘zine depicting a post-apocalyptic future run by a black girl gang. Since its launch two years ago, (F)empower has worked to create spaces for emerging femme artists to connect, collaborate, learn, unlearn, teach, showcase, and play. (F)empower will also host a radical ‘zine-making workshop.

Salt Witch Studios

Friday, April 26
8-10 PM

Salt Witch Studios, in collaboration with @Polaroidpop up and Kismet Vintage shop, presents a Garden Party with an interactive, dress-up photo booth, and DJ sets by Lindsey Mills. Enjoy music, dress-up, hang out, and take photos with friends! Salt Witch Studios is the brainchild of Lindsey Mills, Aly Gore, and Liam Milano, and a concept that grew out of the trio filming live sessions of local bands at Delray Beach's Kismet Vintage store beginning in 2015.

3 x 2 Polaroids are free. 10 x 8 Polaroids are $25.

Internet Friends

Friday, May 31
8-10 PM

Internet Friends presents OPTICAL OBSESSION, a collaboration between Internet Friends’ co-founders GAMI and Keanu Orange and a special guest performer. Internet Friends is an ultra femme, trans, Miami-based artist collective with the mission of providing a platform for queer and femme artists in South Florida and around the web.