The largest ZER01 event is going on tonight in SoFA! You can look forward to nonstop entertainment, art, and San Jose culture from 6pm to midnight. If there was ever a day to grab all your friends and show them what Downtown could be like, this is it. All of the information is below and hope to see all of you there!
Join us in re-imagining San Jose’s SoFA District to look and feel how people imagine Silicon Valley to be. (e)MERGE is the ZERO1 Biennial street festival featuring outdoor projects by over 100 emerging artists whose innovative and experimental works engage with a range of exciting new technologies.
(e)MERGE Street Festival:
Friday September 14, 2012 from 6pm-Midnight
and Saturday September 15th from 11am-6pm
SoFA district in downtown San Jose
(on South First Street between San Carlos & Reed Streets)
Free Open to the public
FRIDAY SEPT 14th
12:00pm – Nick Lally's 1st bike tour of Silicon Valley leaves from Menlo Park Caltrain Station
6:45pm – Nick Lally's celebratory bicycle tour arrives in SoFA
6:50pm - Mike Lai's Sonic Kung Fu 2 begins on the street
7:00pm – Three Bodies Performance #1, 500 block, at MACLA Theater
7:15pm - UC Berkeley's Ashley Ferro-Murray & Erin Johnson perform Tulle/Tool in front of the San Jose Stage Company
7:50pm - Mike Lai's Sonic Kung Fu 2 performance begins on the Music Stage at Gore Park
8:00pm – Amy Alexander & Annina Rust's Discotrope: The Secret Nightlife of Solar Cells Set #1, junction of S. 1st Street & San Salvador
8:00pm – Three Bodies performance #2, 500 block at MACLA Theater
8:30pm – Micha Cardenas, Karen Anzoategui, Bianca Molina & Allison Wyper perform Local Autonomy Networks/Autonets, 400 block throughout S. 1st Street
9:00pm – Three Bodies performance #3, 500 block at MACLA Theater
9:15pm – Eve Warnock, Colin McDonald & Tina Matthews perform Denizen, from 300 S. 1st Street
9:30pm – Amy Alexander & Annina Rust SolarDisco 2nd set, intersection of S. 1st St. & San Carlos St.
10:00pm – Three Bodies performance #4, 500 block at MACLA Theater
10:15pm – UC Berkeley's Ashley Ferro-Murray and Erin Johnson performance #2, S. 1st Street in front of San Jose Stage Company
11:00pm – UCSD Disco 3nd set, junction of S. 1st Street & San Salvador
LIVE MUSIC SCHEDULE:
6:45pm April Chase http://www.facebook.com/aprilchasemusic
8:00pm French Cassettes http://frenchcassettes.bandcamp.com/
9:00pm The Blank Tapes http://www.theblanktapes.com/
10:00pm Seventeen Evergreen http://www.seventeenevergreen.com/
SATURDAY SEPT 15th
11:00am – 2nd bike tour of Silicon Valley with artist Nick Lally at his installation space at (e)MERGE
2:30pm – Slow Mail Mail Call at (e)MERGE Performance (Horses arrive at 2pm)
Learn More about the (e)MERGE Artists!
Also open late! Come see Biennial art exhibitions at the ZERO1 Garage (439 S. 1st Street) plus the Tech Museum, ICA, MACLA, San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, WORKS/San Jose and more!