Special Event

Summer Sake Bomb DJ Nite
SPECIAL EVENT

Summer Sake Bomb DJ Nite

Friday, May 20, 2011 — 10 PM

APRRO Sake Bomb.

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DJ Purevile!.
Start Friday night off right with Happy Hour at Japan Society! Indulge in an ice-cold sake bomb and drink in the art of the Society’s acclaimed exhibition Bye Bye Kitty!!! Between Heaven and Hell in Contemporary Japanese Art. Also on tap: local DJ’s spinning pop, metal, and synth hits against a backdrop of Japanese horror to accompany the eye-popping aesthetic of the exhibition. Make a donation to Japan Society’s Japan Earthquake Relief Fund and enter to win elegant and eccentric jewelry by Purevile!, exotic and ergonomic ceramic sake servers by APRRO Design, or a Bye Bye Kitty!!! catalogue. Come for the art, stay for the drinks, and vice versa!

FREE ADMISSION
(with a cash bar and $6 sake bombs!)

Proceeds from online sales of red and white APRRO sake bombs through sakebombstore.com will also be donated directly Japan Society’s Japan Earthquake Relief Fund.

More info:
Award winning design firm APRRO Design, helmed by Alexander Purcell, has created the eye-catching ceramic sake bomb inspired by a Japanese blowfish and a WWII sea mine. Praised by New York Magazine and Conde Nast Traveller, these hand crafted pieces fuse form and function into a unique sake storing and pouring accessory.

Purevile! is a fashion and accessories line helmed by Wren Britton. His pieces can be found adorning the ferocious and fabulous around the globe, and have been featured in Martha Stewart Living, Marie Claire Italia, BUST, and Country Living. As a DJ, Britton has filled dancefloors across NYC at venues like Element, Le Poisson Rouge, and Don Hills.


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