First Friday Art Tour (Santa Cruz, CA)

Friday, April 6, 2012
6pm – 10pm

MAPS Santa Cruz Headquarters
1215 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Join us for an evening of art, music and lively conversation at MAPS’ Santa Cruz headquarters. The show features six young artists who support our work by offering their art for sale at MAPS’ events and online store. Professor and author Jim Fadiman will host a discussion on LSD research and creativity studies, and assess the uses of psychedelics in therapeutic and clinical settings. Learn about MAPS’ clinical studies, contribute to the evolving dialogue about psychedelic science, and enjoy art, music, and appetizers with the MAPS community—friendly explorers of science and culture. First Friday Santa Cruz is sponsored by the Santa Cruz Institute of Contemporary Arts. Contributing Artists Adam Scott Miller :: Michael Divine :: A Andrew Gonzalez Simon Haiduk :: Autumn Sky Morrison :: Ishka Lha 6:30pm ~ Jim Fadiman, PhD :: Talk on Psychedelics 7:30pm ~ Cello Joe :: Live cello and vocal percussion looping 8:30pm ~ Homunculus Rex :: Live mixing and bass ~ Hasna Hip Flow :: Belly Dance Visit the MAPS store for a preview of works by MAPS artists. Proceeds from the gallery and event help fund MAPS clinical trials and educational outreach efforts. asd