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Creative Economy Mixer: Opalka Gallery

March 13, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

When: Wednesday, March 13 2019 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Where: 140 New Scotland Ave, Albany 12208 Cost: FREE!

We’re headed to Opalka Gallery on The Sage College of Albany’s Campus, where we’ll see view amazing Capital Region film projects in the gallery’s Screening Room, including “Safehouse” by Micah Khan of Golden Horde Films and “Zebra” by Lisa M. Thomas of Thin Edge Films, and Sam Margolius, who will share a “behind the scenes” breakdown of a video enhanced by special effects by visual effects house Branch VFX. Learn more about Sam here.

A short tasting menu will be featured by Albany-based restaurant UMANA — “Meeting Place for all People” and Druthers Brewing will offer a beverage tasting at the event. In addition to the films, food and drink we will also tour the “In Place of Now” Afrofuturism exhibit with co-curator Judie Gilmore.

Special thanks to our sponsors MVP Health Care and the Community Loan Fund, and promotional partner, Discover Albany. Produced in partnership with 2440 Design Studio and WMHT.

Parking is available in the lot adjacent to the gallery, visitor parking in front of the administration building (building with large, white columns). You may also park in the lot next to the Sage Armory Building on New Scotland Avenue, or in any legal on-street parking spots nearby.

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March 13, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Opalka Gallery
140 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208 United States