Open Engagement Conference Activations [NYC | May 2018]

Open Engagement Dinner Conversation Series

Black, Queer + Joyful: Funding Black Womyn


Date: May 12, 2018

Time: 7:00  - 8:30

Food by Sol Sips @ [203 Wilson Ave., Brooklyn,NY]

Nick Alder & Rae Chardonnay Taylor (Party Noire, SOLAR House Studio)

How do we create affirming spaces for Black joy + Black femmes + queer folk within the confines of capitalism? The co-founders of Party Noire facilitate a conversation exploring tactics, strategies, and tools for building economic sustainability for Black queer womyn. Practicing artists, creative entrepreneurs, space makers, curators + cultural producers, be ready to share resources, and tips for making coin, navigating capitalistic economic systems, and creating community sustainability.

This event is for black and brown attendees.

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Sunday Night Closing Party at Flux Factory

with Party Noire, Xhoir and DJ Latham


May 13, 2018

7:00  - Midnight

Flux Factory

Latham Zearfoss

Party Noire

Join us for a tender turn up, as we sing and dance our farewells – to each other and to Open Engagement. OE staff will be performing (Jade, Xhoir), DJing (Latham) and working the bar (Rimona and Kyra). And our lovely buddies from last year’s conference, Party Noire will carry us into the future with vibes galore.

Hosted dinner from 7-9 from Kati Roll Shack for Open Engagement presenters and attendees!

Free with Open Engagement Conference Pass.

General Admission begins at 9 pm and is $5 at the door.

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