Trimania

 

We just couldn’t contain it…

Prepare for the fifth TRIMANIA, presented by Buffalo Arts Studio!

The time has come again for one of Western New York’s most celebrated events.  Buffalo Arts Studio’s Trimania fundraising event returns to the Tri-Main Center on April 13, 2013!

Trimania, presented by Buffalo Arts Studio, is known for being one of the best and biggest parties in Buffalo, NY.  Trimania V will feature 26 bands and DJs, 12 dancers and performers, 77 visual artists, comedians, poets, and more.  In the past, over 3,000 people have attended this amazing event.

RSVP ON OUR FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE:
TRIMANIA, presented by Buffalo Arts Studio

SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 2013
8 p.m. – 1 a.m.

TRI-MAIN CENTER
2495 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14214

- Multiple cash bars on several floors
- Lloyd Taco Truck 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
- Hallway guides provided by Queen City Roller Girls
- Aspire of WNY shuttle service at UB South Campus (NFTA parking lot) and the First Niagara lot (2421 Main Street), every 15 minutes or so from 7:30-10:30/11 p.m. to bring you to and from the mania
- Wheelchair accessible

VIP PRE-PARTY
7-8 p.m.
MidCity Lounge (Suite 240)
Featuring cocktails, hors d’oeuvres by The Lunch Box, music by AcaBellas and After Hours, silent art auction, 50/50 and basket raffles, and free Henna painting by Mehandi Mahal!
(Includes free parking)

Silent auction artists include:
Bruce Philip Bitmead
Mary Ellen Bossert
Susan Brown
Karen Buchner
Christopher Fritton
Evan Hawkins
Bryan Hopkins
Paul Klonowski
William Koch
George Mai
OGRE
Betty Pitts-Foster
Dennise Rodriguez
Dana Saylor
Hyeyoung Shin
Deborah Stewart
Nancy Thayer
Catherine Willett
Patrick Willett

Basket raffle items include:
Artisans’ Hands – gift basket
Beadolio – handmade jewelry
Darwin D. Martin House – in-depth tours
Fawn and Fox Salon – gift certificate
Hair and Body Salon and Day Spa – gift certificates
Joyful Energy – handmade jewelry
The Mansion on Delaware Avenue – one-night accommodations
Merge – gift certificate
Southern Wine & Spirits – wine bottles
Lauren Willett-Benson – handmade jewelry
Wellness Now – wellness basket

TICKETS
$20 advance/student ticket
$25 at the door
$75 VIP pre-party ticket includes 2 beverages and hors d’oeuvres by The Lunch Box
(Credit cards accepted at the event)

Become a BAS member and receive $5 off:
http://buffaloartsstudio.org/membership-2/

LOOK FOR TICKETS AT THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS UNTIL FRIDAY, APRIL 12TH:
Buffalo Arts Studio
Record Theatre
Rust Belt Books
Talking Leaves…Books
Tri-Main Center
Western New York Book Arts Center

MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT
ABCDJ
AcaBellas
After Hours
The Afterbirth Tycoon
Air Craft
All of Them Witches
Andrew J. Reimers Country Punk Extravaganza
Autobahn
Ben Jura
Big Classic
Christian Campos
Community Music School
Cross Stitch
David Kane’s Impending Doom Theory
DJ Lulu & DJ Chreath
Down to the Roots
Family FUNKtion and the Sitar Jams
Hot Club of Buffalo, featuring members of Babik
JOHNS
Kitty Little
Like a Panther
Low Light Love
The Merchants
The Mordaunt Sisters
Pine Fever
PROJEX
Stationwagon
Jack Topht
TW Tango
UVB-76
Warm Filaments
What Would Mingus Do?
Shubbaluliuma

SOLO EXHIBITIONS IN THE BAS GALLERIES
Mixed-media work by Buffalo-based artists James A. Allen and Adele Henderson

ART ON VIEW IN THE TRI-MAIN CENTER
70 artists’ studios
“Water Tower Video Installation” by Keith Harrington (design by Julian Montague, concept by BAS, assisted by Patrick Gersitz)
Suzie Hoisington of Oldendesigns
M. Scott Reagan poetry sculpture
“The World of Sitler HQ”

MURALS
Max Collins
OGRE
Max West

LIVE ART
Fotini Galanes (live drawing available in silent auction)
OGRE
Thomas Webb

PERFORMANCE ART
“Full Speed Ahead” by Chantal Colatto
Neil L. Coletta
Lukia Costello
Kristi Meal
“Choose Your Own Artventure” with Tara Sasiadek & Jon Furman
“Wedding Chapel” by John Toohill & Jeff Mace, with photos by Sarah Jane Barry
“Spooky Thumb Wrestling at a Distance” by Devin Wilson

DANCE
Ashley Vita Verde
Buffalo Hula Hoop Group
Cosmic Dance
Fleuron Rouge & Friends
Spun Out Fire Productions
The Stripteasers
TW Tango

COMEDY, POETRY, & SPOKEN WORD
The Buffalo Burlesque Collective
George Grace
Patrick Riedy
Sara Ries
Ten Thousand
Damian Weber

PARTICIPATING TRI-MAIN TENANT EVENTS
Suite 234 – Optimal Therapy Associates Services – James Cooper solo art exhibition
Suite 240 – MidCity Office Furniture – pre-party lounge; comedy; burlesque
Suite 250 – The Lunch Box – pre-party catering; fresh food ’til midnight; live entertainment
Suite 300 – Marketing Grid – open house
Suite 307 – KC Kratt Photography – live photo shoot
Suite 333 – Medaille College – open house
Suite 345 – Expressed Entertainment – open house
Suite 348 – Onion Photography – live photo shoot
Suite 350 – Landies Candies – open for business
Suite 402 – Rhea Anna Photography – open house
Suite 408 – Grassroots Gardens – open house
Suite 413 – Doug Sitler – video projections; painting and photography exhibition; creative lighting
Suite 418 – Buffalo Yoga – live entertainment
Suite 425 – BHNT Architects, P.C. – open house
Suite 439 – Aspire of WNY – Technology Today photo exhibition
Suite 449 – Aspire of WNY – art exhibition; poetry and spoken word
Suite 457 – Great Arrow Graphics – open house; group art exhibition featuring Brian Dickenson, Leeann Coleman, Stephanie Dukat, Will Rice, and Emily Churco
Suite 500 – Buffalo Arts Studio – art exhibition opening; artist talks; open studios; gift shop; live entertainment; performance art
Suite 502A – Joanna Angie and Ramon Dennis – open studios; live entertainment
Suite 506 – BAS Education Room – Henna lounge; student art exhibition
Suite 516 – 19 Ideas/You and Who – live t-shirt design and printing; live entertainment
Suite 530 – International Center for Excellence in Animation – Sugar City for a Day!
Suite 541 – John Wingfelder, Architect – Janelle Gang and John Wingfelder two-person art exhibition
Suite 543 – Leader Artworks – open studio
Suite 545 – Impact Artists Gallery – live entertainment
Suite 547 – Dorothy Keller – open studio
Suite 548 – Dorothy Fitzgerald – open studio
Suite 553 – Monica Angle Studio – open studio
Suite 557 – Atelier 3 – open studio
Suite 559 – Giles P. Manias Law Office – open house
Suite 560 – Dave Derner Studio – open studio; live entertainment

EVENT CO-CHAIRS
Molly Regan
Catherine Willett
Cori Wolff
 
VOLUNTEER COORDINATORS
Jayne Hughes
Kim Cardina

SPONSORS
Betty’s Restaurant, Buffalo Police Reserves, CEPA Gallery, CityView Properties, Cohen & Lombardo, P.C., Custom Tees, Dick Blick Art Materials, Frazer/Montague Design, Freed Maxick CPAs, Mark Goldman, In-Room Plus, Inc., Lamar Advertising, Lloyd Taco Truck, M&T Bank, Matt Brewing Company – Saranac, MidCity Office Furniture, North Buffalo Dental Group, Phillips Lytle LLP, Premier Wine & Spirits, Progressive Direct Marketing, Megan Roffle, ShoeFly, Snap Fitness, The Lunch Box, Tri-Main Development LLC, Try-it Distributing, WBFO, Wegmans

MEDIA SPONSORS
Buffalo Rising
WGRZ

*Stay tuned as more exciting details emerge!!!

 

To make this event a success, we are seeking dedicated volunteers to help out the night of the event.  To volunteer, please contact Jayne Hughes, Education Coordinator, at (716) 833-4450 x11 or by email at education@buffaloartsstudio.org.

Buffalo Arts Studio also provides advertising opportunities for your business or organization!  To sponsor this amazing event, please contact Catherine Willett, Development Officer, at (716) 833-4450 x13 or by email at catherine@buffaloartsstudio.org.

$5,000Trimaniac Main Stage Sponsor
Banner at the main stage
6 tickets to pre-party/main event
10 tickets to main event
Full-page program ad
Posters and invitations listing
Website listing

$3,500Trimaniac Stage Sponsor
Banner at a music stage
4 tickets to pre-party/main event
8 tickets to main event
3/4-page program ad
Posters and invitations listing
Website listing

$2,500Major Maniac
Banner in main lobby
4 tickets to pre-party/main event
8 tickets to main event
1/2-page program ad
Posters and invitations listing
Website listing

$1,000 – Experiential Art Sponsor
2 tickets to pre-party
4 tickets to main event
Website listing