First Friday Art exhibiting Generation of War
Friday, May 3, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)
Award winning artist Johan Andersson (www.JohanAndersson.com) is having his first 2013 showing in association with bGiv at 417 Venice Way (Venice, CA). SideCar (www.side.cr) is providing the rides & DJ Courses Online (www.djcoursesonline.com) is providing the DJ.
Johan was recently named as Britain's top 100 most influential creatives by TimeOut. A Jerwood contemporary & BP award winning Artist; exhibited at the National portrait gallery and V&A museum.
'Generation of War' will be exhibited, as well as a new series of Abstract works.
Power comes at a price. This series depicts the next generation, caught in War’s web, as the glimpse of light in their eyes cry out for peace.
Sometimes a belief system is born
other times it is ingrained
a moment of reality
beyond the cost of coffee
A constant struggle to survive
the breath within the brand, thrive
then conforming just to stay alive
what is the reason? don’t contrive
When & Where
bGiv . buy. Giv. simultaneously.
Taking donated surplus inventory & monetizing it for charity by selling it at retail value.
100% of the purchase going to the charity of the buyer’s choice.
bGiv.org launched private beta at SXSW.
The U-ee Foundation takes giving to a new level – as it uniquely integrates individuals, philanthropy and consumer brands with a new level of clarity, accountability and efficiency.
The U-ee mission is to unify, edify and educate — bringing brands and individuals together with charitable causes — to create new value in giving with a focus on finance and entertainment through technology.
bGiv.org is pioneering a new approach to the power of giving. It is designed to be the most innovative brand image accountability platform, a charity navigator for brands. bGiv combines the collective buying momentum of Groupon with a charitable Ebay auction environment, paired with a PayPal platform that tracks the efficiency of giving among brands, individuals and charities.
People, especially children, are the passion, drive and reason for bGiv.