Bang your head and throw up the horns during this one-night celebration of rock and roll and art. Presented by the Walker Art Center Teen Arts Council (WACTAC).
Art-Making: T-shirt Art
Star Tribune Foundation Art Lab, 5–9 pm
From the iconic Ramones shirt to the classic white tee, rock and roll has always been outfitted with T-shirts. Bring your own shirt and screenprint a rock-inspired design with Birk Grudem of Overproof.
Art-Making: Off the Record
Cargill lounge, 5–9 pm
Remix old album covers and vinyl records with Sharpies, scissors, and glue.
Music: Radio K’s The Breakfast Club
Cargill Lounge, 5–9 pm
Dance the stress of school away as you rock out to DJs from Radio K.
Film: The Freshest Kids: The History of the B-Boy
Directed by Israel
Cinema, 6 pm
Check out The Freshest Kids: The History of the B-Boy, a documentary chronicling the history of the B-Boy culture. The film features interviews and footage of hip hop legends such as Crazy Legs, Kool DJ Herc, KRS-One, and Afrika Bambaataa. 2001, DVD, 94 minutes.
Exhibition Preview: Dan Graham: Beyond
Galleries 4, 5, and 6, 7–8 pm
Take in the work of Dan Graham, an influential artist whose work in art, architecture, performance, and music defies easy categorization. Join us for this special exhibition sneak preview.
Social: Mixtape Exchange
Bazinet Garden Lobby, 7:30 pm
Put together your favorite tracks, swap a mix, and geek out with other music lovers. Bring 10 copies in the format of your choice to exchange.
STUDENT TICKET OFFER
Music: Múm with Sin Fang Bous
$18 ($15 Walker members)
McGuire Theater, 8 pm
Check out the Icelandic experimental pop band Múm. A limited number discounted student tickets will be available at the open house from 5–7 pm.