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The New Blood

August 16th, 2010

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For Immediate Release Collaborating, networking and educating educating. These three traits are the foundations foundation to the rise of Chicago based arts and entertainment company Final Fight Family. Since 2007, the creators of Final Fight Family (Jarvis Jarvis Smith and Hussain Ewidah) have been forming a team of artists ranging from: Music, F Film, Television Media, Photography, Literature iterature and Fine Art. Their mission is to take these art mediums and artists, and bring them together as one entity. All striving to help one another achieve their artistic dreams. On September 4th, 2010,, Jarvis and Hussain will take what they have made,, and show it to Chicago in their first art showcase showcase, The New Blood. The New Blood will feature multiple performing, visual and literary works works, and the goal is to usher in a new stream of talent within Chicago. The exhibited artists in the showcase will be: J. Smith (Music), Que (Music) usic), The Avantist (Music), Jip Jop (Music), Está Vivo (Music), Who Sain? (TV TV Media/Literary), Media/Literary) Felipe Maldonado (Literary), Ichiro Hino (Film/Photography), Christine-Marie Marie Pierce (Film/Fine Arts), Desiree Agngarayngay (Film/Photography) and special guest: uest: Mason Thorne (Film). The New Blood will be hosted at Work Studio, an art gallery that opened in March of 2010 on Chicago’s Northside by Colleen McGann and Justin Vandenberg.. Their goal is to provide support for artists who do not have the means to create art in a professional environment.. In the words of Colleen McGann, “We recognize, as emerging artists ourselves, that it may be a daunting task to simply begin a career without a killer social network, or a secure financial support system. Without a solidified reputation or wo working rking connections, some of the most brilliant artists may fall through the cracks and never realize their potential.” (Meador, Chicago Art Magazine Magazine). For more information on Work Studio, Studio please visit: http://www.workstudiochicago.com Therefore, on September 4th, get ready to witness the future of art at The New Blood showcase. The event will commence at 7:00pm-11pm (doors will open at 6:30pm), 6:30pm and the venue will be Work Studio located on 2137 North Milwaukee Ave. (right next door to the Congress Theater). The event is free, and all ages are welcome. For more information on The New Blood, please visit: http://www.tinyurl.com/thenewblood

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J. Smith (Performing Artist: Music)

http://www.flavors.me/jsmithsite

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Que (Performing Artist: Music)

http://www.myspace.com/quesquared

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The Avantist (Performing Artist: Music)

http://www.myspace.com/theavantist

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Jip Jop (Performing Artist: Music)

http://www.jipjopmusic.com/

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Está Vivo (Performing Artist: Music)

http://www.myspace.com/estavivo

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Who Sain? (Visual/Literary isual/Literary Artist: TV Media/ Media/Poetry)

http://www.whosayinwhosain.tumblr.com/

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The New Blood Felipe Maldonado

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(Literary Artist: Poetry)

http://www.myspace.com/felipejoem/blog

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The New Blood Ichiro Hino

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(Visual Artist: Film/Photography)

http://www.ichirohino.com/

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The New Blood Christine-Marie Pierce

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(Visual Artist: Film/Fine Arts)

http://www.christinempierce.com/

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The New Blood Desiree Agngarayngay

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(Visual Artist: Film/Photography)

http://www.vimeo.com/dadamedia

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The New Blood Mason Thorne

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(Visual Artist: Film/Special Guest)

http://www.projectcontext.org/

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