Saturday April 6, 2011 7PM
Gallery Heist, Kokoro Studio & S.I.R. are excited to announce that we raised $15,542 from our first event RISE JAPAN Vol.1 (fundraiser, exhibition & performances,) on Saturday, April 2nd!!!
We would like to send our biggest thanks to all the amazing artists for your generous art donations, bands and musicians who rocked the crowd throughout the night, EVERYONE who came to the show, and sponsors including Sapporo, Onigilly, PsPrint, Mochi Media, Academy of Art University, Public Barber Salon, Landor Associates, Studio Gallery for your contributions, Rye Bar and Ambassador for providing amazing special cocktails, and media support from Warholian.com, Society Theory, KRON4, KTVU, SF Station and so many more!!
We also would like to thank our special guest Jane Kim, the supervisor of Tenderloin district, for coming to our show and giving us a heartfelt speech.
It was beautiful to see the whole block of Geary & Leavenworth being filled with positive energy and united with love from over 900 people. All the RISE JAPAN staff got tears in their eyes.