At Our Most Recent Event

We Presented

"PUPPET UPRISING"

 

Saturday, October 22nd from 8:00 until late at The House of the Future, 5481 Toyon Road, San Diego several hundred of guests enjoyed an extraordinary evening of music, performance, fashion, and fine art.

See photos by Dan Chusid - YC Wong - David Veit - Julie Ann Stricklin - Paul Basta - Jim Hornung

 

Video by YC Wong

More photos and videos of the event coming soon.

we featured special performances by Animal Cracker Conspiracy

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Additional performances by the Adult Puppet Cabaret: Monsieur Moustache, Mina J. Donner, Kelly Dancer, Jason James Johnson, Justine Bethel, and Gaston Morineau. (click here for flyer)

Fine artists Mary Fleener, Lynn Dewart, Jim Hornung, Dottie Korn-Davis, Nigel Brookes, and Lester Corral. Couture Fashion show by Osbaldo Ahumada, produced by Kla-Bada Roberson. Installations by The Ancient Gallery, Ovid Pope, and Steve Kozyk ("Scones"). Live music by Orchestra Mustachio, Tim Moran, and Trio Gadjo. We also featured AcroYoga, Dragon Knights, stilt walkers, Puppet Making Station and DJ Michael Be.

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Osbaldo Ahumada

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. . . . . . . ...Mary Fleener . . . . .. . .. . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . .. . . . . .. . . . . . . . .Dottie Korn-Davis .. . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Lynn Dewart . . . . .

Puppet Uprising included great food and a cash bar. (21 and up only.) Libations included wine and beer bars. There was lots of art for sale and interactive adventures to enjoy. Attire: Thematic (dress as your favorite puppet), or artsy cocktail

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$30 admission before event (on-line ticket deadline 12:00 noon, October 21st.) $35 admission at the door.

Ian Ashley opens the "The House of the Future" year after year to the delight of the thousands who have attended her exquisite Art Parties. Her vision now with the assistance of the San Diego Visual Artists Guild creates an exhilerating, cutting edge experience.
 

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Directions: I-8 Fwy, to the Fairmount exit (go south). Take Montezuma Road which forks to the right. Left on Yerba Santa. (2nd light) to the stop sign. Go left to the gates. Check in with the guard at the gate. Turn right and then right onto Toyon. Second block of Toyon on right. Street parking.

 

On June 4th, 2011

We Presented

SURREALISM

Saturday, June 4th from 8:00 until late at The House of the Future, 5481 Toyon Road, San Diego over 500 guests enjoyed an extraordinary evening of music, performance and art. Follow these links to see hundreds of photos and videos of the event.

Wade Courtney - Yc Wong - Tova Rudomin Kramer Galgut - John Schell - Lady Savage (fashion shots) - Lady Savage (party pictures) -

Julie Ann Stricklin - Dan Chusid - Michael Realpeople - Marti Kranzberg - Richard Nesdale - Cathryn Ward - David Veit - Vito Di Stefano

Medavog Couture 'ERTE' Collection Preview - ERTE Grand Finale - AntiQuark Medavog - Tim Moran & Solarman (videos)

Surreal images by Maurice Hewitt - article in the La Jolla Light 6/16/11

 

Back in Vogue - Stunning Avantgarde Couture 'ERTE' Collection by Medavog in HD

 

Video Photo Montage by Richard Rix

Original Hologram

by Salvador Dali

produced by Selwyn Lissack - for the story of it's creation click here

Francisco Medavog Exclusive Couture Collection Erte in the 21st Century

Fine artists included Shay Davis, David Gough, Jen Trute, Fei, Jim Hornung, Patricia Rangel, George Missor IV, Selwyn Lissack, and Effi Karakaidos. Live music by Orchestra Mustachio, AntiQuark, and Tim Moran. Installations by The Ancient Gallery, Ovid Pope, Mary-Margaret Memes Bouwman, and Bliss Lights. We also featured Cat, our dynamic firedancer, synchronized swimming with Kaarin Vaughn, body painting by Briana Houston and DJ Wolfgang Von Cope.

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. ... . . . . . . . ... . . . ... . . . .. . ..David Gough . . . . . . . . . . . ... . ... . . ... . . . . . . . ... . . . . . . .. . . . Shay Davis.. . . . ... . . . . . . . ... . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . .. . .. .Fei. . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . ..

Surrealism included great food and a cash host bar. (21 and up only.) Libations included wine and beer bars. There was lots of art for sale, interactive ways to enhance your attire, and interactive adventures to enjoy. Attire: Over the top, Surreal, or artsy cocktail

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Jim Hornung. . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Jen Trute. . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . .Geroge Missor IV

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David Gough... . . .. .. .. ... . .. . .. . . . .. . .. .. .. ... . .. ... . .....Fei... . . .. .. . . .. . .. . .. ... .. . . . . .. . .. ... .... ... Effi Karakaidos. . . . . . . . . .. . .. . . .. .. .. . .Shay Davis .

$20 admission before event (on-line ticket deadline 12:00 noon, June 3th.) $25 admission at the door.

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Orchestra Mustachio . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. .. .. . . . .. . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . .Anti-Quark. . . .

Ian Ashley, with the gracious assistance of her husband Brian Judelson, open the "The House of the Future" year after year to the delight of the thousands who have attended their exquisite Art Parties. They work tirelessly on behalf of many organizations, charities, artists and performers, bringing our community the best of the best in entertainment and creativity. Proceeds of this special event will go to help restore "The House of the Future" and benefit the artists of the San Diego Visual Artists Guild.

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Directions: I-8 Fwy, to the Fairmount exit (go south). Take Montezuma Road. (stay on the right side of the fork). Left on Yerba Santa. (2nd light) to the stop sign. Go left to the gates. Check in with the guard at the gate. Turn right and then right onto Toyon. Second block of Toyon on right. Street parking.

Ovid Pope

 

 

The House of the Future and the San Diego Visual Artists Guild would like to thank all of our extraordinary volunteers who helped make this amazing event, one of the most the spectacular art parties of all time, come together. Our coordinators, performers, models, designers, the entire fashion team, food preparers, servers, bartenders, lighting specialists, construction workers, artists, etc... etc... all 100 of you who made this possible have our deepest gratitude for all of your dedication and hard work.

We are also most appreciative of the hard work, Steve Kozyk ("Scones"), Basil Hernandez, Kla-Bada Roberson, Eric DeForest, Regina Darcy , and Sven-Erik Seaholm have done year in and year out working tirelessly not only during the event, but during the weeks prior, providing their expertise, creativity, and labor to make each and every event at The House of the Future a delightfully memorable experience for all of us.
Check out images for past events at The House of the Future
"Funraisers" for the Synergy Art Foundation - 3D Revelry 2010 - Bohemian Beatnik Bash 2009 - Cirque Du Synergie 2008 - Urban Pulse 2007 - Mardi Gras - 2006