IX Art Park

Partiers dress in their brightest whites to honor World AIDS Day at IX Art Park. Image Courtesy of Jason Elliott.

ARTS Pick: Little White Party

Feeling good: The annual Little White Party, held in honor of World AIDS Day, can trace its origins to the 1980s when an East Village disco launched the New York City White Party with a requirement that partygoers dress in all white to support the idea that having HIV does not make a person dirty […]

The IX Art Park invites you to flex your pipes at a Muscle Beach re-creation. Image: Emily Kreslay

ARTS Pick: IX Beach Club

Tropical inland: Party like it’s sunny Santa Monica in a flashback to the origins of fitness culture at Charlottesville’s IX Beach Club. Muscle Beach is the theme at this week’s local gathering, recreated with weight training and a pose-off to flaunt your hard bod. The work-out and splash-about opportunities come complete with a rocking run-through […]