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Digital Atlanta will take place from October 8-12, 2012. To register, please go to our website or to our Eventbrite page. Badges are FREE until September 28th. After that, they will be 25.00. Badge replacement will also be 25.00.
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Wednesday, October 10 • 7:00pm - 11:00pm
SHARPIE Slam: A LIVE Art Battle!

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Sharpie Slam is a high-energy, live art battle and the premier social event for Digital Atlanta, a week-long series of technology-focused events. In its second year, Sharpie Slam is expanding to incorporate five teams of Atlanta’s finest artists. Teams will be given 65 minutes to turn a white 8x8-foot board into a work of art that visually portrays the night's theme, which will not be unveiled until the night of the event. Each team will be armed with Sharpie Permanent Markers® of various colors and sizes. At the end of the night, the audience will help determine the winning team by casting their vote. The winning team will be awarded a GRAND PRIZE of $500. This year, there will also be an opportunity for event goers to show off their own artistic skills with Sharpie and Ink It Pink™ to support Breast Cancer research, treatment and education.
 

Badges

 While it is preferred that you have a Digital Atlanta badge, it is not required to attend this event. We have plenty of room for your friends and co-workers, but Sharpie Slam will be first-come, first-serve. Doors will open at 6:30pm and the art battle will begin at 7:30pm. Bring an ID if you plan to drink!

Artists:

Jairu Ollennu - Engauge, www.jairu.com

Kyle Brooks - Black Cat Tips, http://www.blackcattips.com

Pete Lawton - Nebo, www.petelawton.com

John Gee

Yoonhwa Jang - yoonhwa.com

Steven Alvarez - http://stevealvarez.tumblr.com

Whitney Sherrill - http://cargocollective.com/whitneysherrill

Megan Johnson

Manithda Anou - http://manithda.com

Gustavo Soto - gustavosoto.com


Music:

DJ Wyld Stallion - https://www.facebook.com/djWyldStallion 

Voting:

This year, the audience will be able to text in their vote! Each audience member will be allowed one vote each and voting will open at the start of the competition.

Shuttle:

For Digital Atlanta attendees coming from Atlantic Station, we have arranged an additional stop on 17th Street west of West Peachtree. Guests who park at Atlantic Station will board the shuttle at the Wells Fargo Outbound stop located on 17th Street across from the Wells Fargo building. This is the last stop for the shuttles as they head back to the Arts Center MARTA station. Remain on the shuttle at the Arts Center MARTA station. Once the shuttle departs from the Arts Center, the first stop will be the 17th Street/West Peachtree stop for The Loft. The shuttle will run from 6:00pm - 10:30 pm.

Parking:

Parking is available at the deck at Center Stage. It ranges from $5-$10 depending if there is a show at Center Stage the same night. There are additional parking lots on 17th Street. Bring cash if you plan to park. Directions: http://www.centerstage-atlanta.com/directions

 



Wednesday October 10, 2012 7:00pm - 11:00pm
The Loft at Center Stage

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