Warm Up 2018 presents the best in live and electronic music across ten summer Saturdays, welcoming more than 75 artists, including Omar-S, HoodCelebrityy, SOB x RBE, Cashmere Cat, Kelsey Lu, Maxo Kream, Lizzo, A-Trak, Gang Gang Dance, Josey Rebelle, Starchild + The New Romantic, Discwoman, and DJ Kass. This year’s program takes place within an architectural installation by Dream The Combine featuring large-scale, interactive mirrors. Warm Up attendees are encouraged to visit the galleries and explore exhibitions of artists from around the world.
Warm Up 2018 is organized by Eliza Ryan and Naomi Zeichner (YouTube) with Taja Cheek (MoMA PS1). The curatorial committee includes: Dean Bein (True Panther Sounds), Taja Cheek, Isabelia Herrera (Remezcla), Jonas Leon (Leon Institute), Eliza Ryan, Venus X (GHE20G0TH1K), Matt Werth (RVNG Intl.) and Naomi Zeichner.
Special thanks to Ace Hotel New York, official hotel of Warm Up 2018.
This year’s Warm Up will feature rotating stage environments by young, emerging design talent, including Arch Angels, Unltd., Bodega Rose, and Maria Constanza Ferreira, Lauren Pedrosa, Paola Martinez, and Laura Casañas Maya.