Kultivate Magazine, the award-winning arts magazine and brand,turn two in June, and to celebrate, there’s a special in-world Summer Weekend event taking place on the Brand’s home region, Water Haven, from Friday, June 9th through until Sunday, June 11th. It kicks-off a series of events taking place throughout the rest of the month to mark the anniversary.
“It’s hard to believe that Kultivate Magazine is closing out another amazing year,” brand founder and CEO, John Brianna said. “Our events, exhibitions, readership, content, and social media content have grown amazingly throughout the past two years.”
Since its inception, the brand has grown to encompass the magazine, the Windlight Art Gallery, the Bailywick Gallery, the Kultivate Select Gallery, The Edge fashion and Art fusion and Gallery, and both Ristorante Ivanna, & The Tribute and Crown Pub. In addition, Kultivate has provided fund-raising support for Team Diabetes of SL, through events and the Red Gallery art exhibitions; Rock Your Rack (supporting the National Breast Cancer Foundation – NBCF), and Feed a Smile / Live and Learn Kenya.
The Summer Weekend
Kicking-off at 08:00 SLT on Friday, June 9th, the Summer Weekend will feature live music, DJ parties, shopping, a special art exhibition, storytelling from the Seanchai Library, tribute bands, a special hunt and more! This weekend will also see the début of Kultivate Magazine’s latest artistic component, The E.V.A Project, launch with a very special artistic fashion theatre production named !Show! – of which more below.
The full schedule for the weekend, at the time of writing) is as follows (all times SLT):
Friday, June 9th, 2017:
- 08:00 – Art Exhibition & Shopping Area Opens
- 16:00 – Melenda Mikael sings live
- 17:00 – DJ Whymsee
- 18:00 – SarahMarie Philly sings live
Saturday June 10th, 2017:
- 13:00 – The E.V.A. Project presents !Show!
- 15:00 – Dimivan Ludwig sing live
- 16:00 – Winston Ackland sings live
Sunday, June 11th, 2017:
- 12:00 noon – Art Goes Bollywood With DJ Gabriele Riel
- 15:00 – Seanchai Library
- 23:59 – Kultivate Anniversary Summer 17 Art Exhibition & Shopping Area Closes
The E.V.A Project !Show!
The E.V.A. ((Exceptional, Vibrant, and Artistic) is a fusion of fashion, art, music, and theatre. The goal is to showcase how the art forms – music, art and theatre – combine with fashion to create unique experiences. It is the latest addition to the Kultivate Magazine suite of brands.
The E.V.A. Project will début at the Kulivate Summer Weekend with a presentation of !Show! featuring Elysium Cabaret choreography and 23 of Second Life’s top models. The show will take place on Saturday, June 10th, 2017, at 13:00 SLT, and is made possible through the involvement of the following sponsors and designers: Rapture, Ghee, Blacklace, Aleutia, Pink Ice, Faster Pussycat, Vero Modero, Azul, Dirty Princess, Utopia, Chiffon, Mahlberg Tailors, Boudoir, Lamu Fashion, LOVE, Spot on Stage Props, Irrisistble, Audadacious, and Pixel Box.
As well as the Summer Weekend, other dates to note in Kultivate’s celebratory month are:
- Saturday, June 24, 2017, 13:00 – Kultivate Magazine & Model’s Workshop “Fashion in Art” Styling Challenge
- Sunday, June 25th – publication of the special Sensuality edition issue, from the Kultivate Spring Sensuality show
- Saturday, July 1st – Kultivate Anniversary Summer 17 special edition issue will be published.
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