Please join AIGA DC for a screening of the film Proceed and Be Bold!, the inspiring biography self-proclaimed "Humble Negro Printer" Amos Paul Kennedy Jr. At the age of 40, Amos left his job as a computer programmer to become an independent letterpress artist. We will be raffling off posters from Yee Haw Industries for AIGA members before the film.
For more about the film, visit the Proceed and be Bold site.
Registration for Proceed is now open. Admission for this event is $8 for students, $10 for members, and $12 for non-members. Limited seating will be available the day of the screening, and will be $10 for students, $12 for members, and $14 for non-members.
Doors open at 6:30 pm. Poster raffle at 6:55, film begins at 7:00 pm.
Free parking is available in the Rosslyn Spectrum Theater parking garage, accessible from N. Arlington Ridge Road. If arriving from the Rosslyn Metro (orange and blue lines), follow Wilson Blvd east and turn left onto Kent St. after passing the Artisphere. Follow the signs to the theater and enter by crossing through the courtyard.
Special thanks to the Rosslyn Spectrum Theatre for providing the theater for this event.
*Poster from the Proceed press kit.