Free and open to the public at Native Hostels, #BBATX's DJ and artist residency runs every first Thursday of the month from March 1 through September 6, 2018. From 9 PM to midnight, we'll feature a new roster of women-identifying and nonbinary DJs and visual artists. Expect curated sounds, pro-babe vibes and ALL. THE. DANCING. Surprises to come.
— SESSION VI: AUGUST 2, 2018 —
Sounds - Chulita Vinyl Club
Chulita Vinyl Club was launched in December 2014 as an all-girl all-vinyl club for self-identifying womxn of color in the context of providing a space for empowerment and togetherness. They stand united as a female DJ collective spanning 7 national chapters bringing together a community of vinyl loving girls. Learn more at chulitavinylclub.com
Visuals - Mireydi
A member of Chulita Vinyl Club Austin, Mireydi is a Producer/Director based in Austin, Tejas. She has been developing her body of work through music videos, narrative shorts, and feature documentaries. Her work explores cultural assimilation using family histories and her own experience as a first generation Mexican-American to weave intimate stories of: loss, love, redemption and the perseverance of hope. Learn more about her work at mireydi.com.
SESSION VII: September 6, 2018
Sounds - DJ Girlfriend
Visuals - Lauren Dickens
SESSION I: March 1, 2018
Sounds - DJ Kay Cali
Visuals - Alie Jackson
SESSION II: April 5, 2018
Sounds - DJ Jeska
Visuals - Project:Girl
SESSION III: May 3, 2018
Sounds - DJ Mahealani
Visuals - Deborah Valcin
SESSION IV: June 7, 2018
Sounds - DJ Lolo + Mosaico Experiencia
Visuals - Mosaico Experiencia + Dominic G. Jones
SESSION V: July 5, 2018
Sounds - DJ Ella Ella
Visuals - Cindy Popp
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This event is free and open to the public; venue subject to capacity. For monthly updates and reminders on the series, please subscribe to our email list for this series:
— MEET THE PRODUCERS, PARTNERS AND VENUE —
About #bossbabesATX, the producers: We exist to build educated and empowered creative communities at the intersections of sisterhood and space. Through event series, showcases and personal/professional development programs, we amplify and connect women-identifying artists, creatives and entrepreneurs. Since we've been in operation, we've provided a platform of visibility, outreach and financial opportunity to 300+ Texas-based women artists, 400+ women-owned businesses and women activists. We were named "Best Bossy Babes" of 2015 by The Austin Chronicle, Tribeza's Top 10 to Watch in 2016 and we were selected by The White House to attend the United State of Women Summit in June 2016. This production has been made possible in part by 2018 presenting partners Resplendent Hospitality and #bbatx's in-kind contributor, Argus Cidery.
About Native Hostels, the venue: Located on E. 4th St. Native Hostels is a kinetic collision of music, arts, warm beds, sleepless nights, food, and spirits. Native regularly features and hosts artists, creatives, thinkers and folks who simply embody good times.
Would you like to be a partner on our residency? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.