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11/14/2012

2012 SF RAWARDS

 

 

We've spent the past year featuring over 400 of THE best emerging artists this fine city has to offer & now it's time San Francisco, for you to vote for your favorites!

 

Join us on November 14th at 1015 Folsom as we vote for the 9 Artists of the Year to represent San Francisco at the RAWards in Hollywood for best in the nation!

 

400 RAW SF artists.

38 Semi-Finalists.

9 San Francisco Artists of the Year.

 

This event sold out last year so get your pre-sales early!

 

$15 online// $20 at the door

http://www.rawartists.org/sanfrancisco/rawards2012

 

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If you think a "typical" RAW SF event is boundary pushing, just WAIT until you see what these 38 cutting edge artists have in store for you at the RAWards!

 

This event will be like no other we've thrown yet.
Get ready for an overdose of exhilarating art, fashion, music!

 

"Raw SF's made quite the name for itself as a monthly that showcases the latest in independent and underground artistic talent. Whether it's showcasing the hottest looks, bassiest beats or sickest art, this collective is definitely driven by natural ability." -nitevibe.com

 

"Art crawls and gallery parties may be synonymous with Friday nights, but RAW SF's monthly art showcase re-institutes Thursday as the new Friday. Leveraging the concept of "power in numbers," each month RAW SF packs 1015 Folsom with the work of over 50 emerging and established Bay Area artists — along with aerialists, burlesque performers, DJs, vendors, roaming photographers, body painters, and some 750 partiers. And that's all before the after-party." -Flavorpill

 

+++++FASHIONABLE ATTIRE+++++

 

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Featuring:

 

Visual Art :: Photography :: Balloon Art :: Burlesque ::
Aerialists :: Body Painted Vixens :: Live Painting ::
4 Runway Shows highlighting Fashion, Makeup, Hair and Accessories :: Film :: Music :: VIP Photobooth ::

 

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INDUSTRY JUDGES:

 

**VERONICA CHRISTINA & NICO JOHANNA**
CO-FOUNDERS OF SEX AND DESIGN MAGAZINE
http://sexanddesign.com/
http://www.facebook.com/sexanddesign?fref=ts

 

**ALEXIA OGLE**
CO-FOUNDER OF FAUX LASH
http://fauxlash.com/
http://www.facebook.com/fauxlash?fref=ts

 

**MARIE MCCARTHY**
OWNER OF FIAT LUX BOUTIQUE + ROSE GOLD'S TATTOO & BODY PIERCING PARLOUR
http://fiatluxsf.com/
http://www.facebook.com/fiatluxsanfrancisco?fref=ts

 

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2012 Nominees for Artists of the Year:

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VISUAL ART:

 

LAURA GONZALEZ
http://www.rawartists.org/lauragr920

 

BRANDON HURLEY
http://www.rawartists.org/brandonhurley

 

ASHLEY BELL
http://www.rawartists.org/ashleybell

 

JOON PARK
http://www.rawartists.org/novemberpark89

 

CHESSA
http://www.rawartists.org/chessa
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FASHION DESIGN:

 

HONEY COOLER HANDMADE
http://www.rawartists.org/honeycoolerhandmade

 

PETRA O
http://www.rawartists.org/petra808

 

GARDEN PARTY
gardenpartysf

 

GORILLA WORKSHOP
http://www.rawartists.org/jpniemuth

 

KRAKEN WHIP
http://www.rawartists.org/krakenwhip
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ACCESSORY DESIGN:

 

DEE.FIND
http://www.rawartists.org/deefind

 

MICHAEL MARX
http://www.rawartists.org/unsaneart

 

LE PETIT HAT COMPANY
http://www.rawartists.org/lepetithatco

 

AYA
http://www.rawartists.org/ayakasper

 

BENEDUCI SHOEMAKERS
http://www.rawartists.org/beneducicom
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FILM:

 

CHRISTIAN MARQUEZ
http://www.rawartists.org/beatlebum87

 

KATELIN ARIZMENDI
http://www.rawartists.org/katearizmendi
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HAIR:

 

JUSTIN JAY
http://www.rawartists.org/ilovejustinjay

 

SONJA ECKRE
http://www.rawartists.org/http-www-sonjaeckre-com
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MAKEUP:

 

COURTNEY'S GLAM
http://www.rawartists.org/courtneyhurleysuccess

 

GENERATION JEN
http://www.rawartists.org/generationjen

 

PRIYA
http://www.rawartists.org/http-www-facebook-com-pages-makeup-by-priya-13...

 

JESSICA FRASER
http://www.rawartists.org/fraserart
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MUSIC:

 

GIRAFFAGE
http://www.rawartists.org/giraffage

 

MOCHIPET
http://www.rawartists.org/mochipet

 

DEEP CITY CULTURE
http://www.rawartists.org/deepcityculture

 

B.LEWIS
http://www.rawartists.org/blewis

 

INSIGHTFUL
http://www.rawartists.org/insightful
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PERFORMING ART:

 

DANTE
http://www.rawartists.org/magicdante

 

SANTA CRUZ SIRENS
http://www.rawartists.org/sirensburlesque

 

LIVE PAINTER
http://www.rawartists.org/livepainter

 

MADAMN BURNZ
http://www.rawartists.org/madamnburnz

 

ROSE THE BODY PAINTER
http://www.rawartists.org/rosethebodypainter
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PHOTOGRAPHY:

 

LAUREN CASSIDY
http://www.rawartists.org/laurencassidy

 

JOE ENRIGHT
http://www.rawartists.org/joeenrightphotography

 

JESSIE EDWARDS
http://www.rawartists.org/jessieedwards

 

ANTONETTE STREETER
http://www.rawartists.org/antonettestreeter

 

MARIA KANEVSKAYA
http://www.rawartists.org/kmusiy
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NON-STOP BEATS n' BOOMS BY MATT HAZE
http://soundcloud.com/matthaze

 

HOSTED BY JOE MOUSEPAD
http://soundcloud.com/joemousepad
http://www.facebook.com/joemousepad

 

With Special Guest:

**SLAYERS CLUB DJ'S**
http://www.facebook.com/slayersclub

 

Slayers Club, known for throwin' & rockin' some of the Bay Area's biggest and baddest parties, is a collective of DJs, producers, MCs, visual artists, designers, and other creatives. Devoted to the exploration and advancement of dropped riddims with maximum defness and with roots in bass music, Slayers Club is a family, a force, a movement.

 

OUT OF THIS WORLD VISUALS BY THE INFAMOUS IMAGERY KING
*ALL OF IT NOW*
http://www.allofitnow.com/

 

PHOTOGRAPHIC MASTERPIECES COURTESY OF
*SPACE CAT PHOTOGRAPHY*
https://www.facebook.com/SpaceCatPhoto

 

2012 RAWards Sponsored By:

 

*LEVEL 4*
http://www.level4pr.com/
http://www.facebook.com/LEVEL4PR

 

*Sex and Design Magazine*
http://sexanddesign.com/
http://www.facebook.com/sexanddesign?fref=ts

 

This event sold out last year so get your pre-sales early!

 

$15 online// $20 at the door

http://www.rawartists.org/sanfrancisco/rawards2012