Special Event: THE LISTENING, a Fundraiser for the Rockaways

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15: Untapped New York is teaming up with the Vanderbilt Republic to put together a pop-up party to raise money for the Far Rockaway Redevelopment Fund. The Listening is an acoustic listening session and art exhibition featuring Wyatt Gallery’s photos of the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy  curated by Jo-Anneke Van Der Molen. There will be musical performances by Kendra Ross  (8pm), F. Stokes  (8:30pm), Zack Orion  (9pm), and Là­vio Almeida  (9:30pm), a silent auction of Wyatt’s photos, discounted drinks and a la carte pork belly & coconut chicken buns by Bite Size Kitchen. 7pm at Gowanus Loft. $30 advance tickets or contribute what you can at the door. Buy tickets here  or rsvp on Facebook. Join us at this party for a worthy cause on Thursday!

Wyatt Gallery is an award-winning documentary photographer and recipient of the Fulbright Fellowship, the PDN 30, and numerous other awards and grants. He has been out on the streets documenting the damage done by Hurricane Sandy, meeting people who lost their homes and the volunteers who are pulling the City back together.

The Vanderbilt Republic are the masterminds behind “Art From the Heart,” a pop-up collective of artists.