From the “oh, this is absolutely necessary” file:
A pack of local adventurers is planning to give Art Basel a taste of the Bushwick art scene with a pop-up rave this week — complete with “lots of trash on the floor,” organizers said.
In Bushwick Gone Basel,dozens of Brooklyn performers are packing up their art, instruments and party skills to “descend upon the center of paradise” in South Beach for the prestigious arts fest.
“We’re creating a pop-up rave space that’s going to be like a party in Bushwick,” said event promoter and artist Ms. Fitz, who co-organized Bushwick Gone Basel with fellow artist Angelina Dreem, laughing that the party would include “lots of trash in the floor,” in true Bushwick style.
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