“let us break down. let us be good. let us create a new force of gravity. NO = YES, dada means nothing.” —Tristan Tzara

The host committee and Board of Trustees of PICA cordially invite you to attend PICA’s First Annual Dada Ball, presented by Meier and Frank and Donna Karan Beauty Co. Outrageous attire encouraged. IMAGINATION required.

Musical performances by

Lyndee Mah & Shoban
The Nobodaddies
Rinde Eckert, Jerry Grinelly, and UFB
Tony Starlight and the Arte Dayvis Trio
Three Leg Torso


6:00 PM: Cocktails
7:00 PM: Dinner served on one-of-a-kind artist plates
8:30 PM: Centerpiece auction
9:00 PM: Dancing/Entertainment
1:30 AM: Breakfast
plus: spectacle, sensationalism, and surprise


Centerpiece Artists

Gabe Manca
Malia Jensen
Paul Arensmeyer
Nan Curtis
James Harrison
Wendy Geisler
Susan Webb
Phil Sylvester
Dianne Kornberg
Helen Lessick
Nate Slusarenko
Chris Bourdette
Sallee Humphrey
Beverly Eichenlaub
Laurie Austin
Brad Rogers

Plate Artists

Mary Jo Anderson
Rick Austin
Peter Bromka
Mark Bornowski
Anne Connell
Tom Cramer
Matthew Dennison
Jean Erhardt
Joan Findlay
Brian Friedman
Stephen Hayes
David Inkpen
Mark Larson
Margarita Leon
Dana Lynn Louis
Angela Medlin
Michelle Merkin
Henk Pander
Drew Pisarra
Trude Parkinson
Laura Ross-Paul
Kelly Ponzi
Tom Prochaska
Alex Rudinski
Sandy Sampson
Mike Taylor
Storm Tharpe
Margot Thompson
Francien Valk
Jennifer Viviano
Sherrie Wolf