A.R.T. Artists Real Talk

It's been a long time coming, and Think Tank Gallery is proud to announce the release of our first podcast series! We've teamed up with some of our favorite artists, producers, directors and more to catch a deep glimpse into what it takes to turn an artistic vision to reality. We have been honored to work and be friends with some of the most inspiring people in LA and across the country, and for the last few weeks we have been bringing a grip of them into our new podcast studio to have some chill conversations over a beer or three. Join us in our freshly built podcast studio as we get ready for some dope shit.
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Sep 28, 2016

For the very first episode we have recorded as we figure out how to run a podcast, Think Tank Gallery welcomes Matt Dorado of Drunken Devil Productions as he plans his next event this Halloween. This podcast has more of an interview feel than the others but there is plenty to pick up if you're planning to start hosting your own events. 


06:18 - Show with Super Chief: L’Enfer: An Infernal Discotheque at

Superchief Gallery in DTLA. Super Chief Gallery


06:38 - Website for The Drunken Devil Co.


07:10 - Description of The Drunken Devil


08:14 - Disco Party backstory/ Matts Beginnings with Event Production


11:44 - Hueman


11:49 - Grant Yoshino Artist Decoded


12:46 - Background of Matts first event


16:03 - Noah Proscenium/ no proscenium podcast


16:46 - Experiential/ immersive art


17:24 - Goal of Drunken Devil


18:23 - Experience with Alone


18:52 - Description of Alone


20:21 - Alone’s influence on Dorado and Drunken Devil


20:39 - Lawrence Lewis


20:46 - Black Magic Creative Arts


23:36 - Experiential difference between haunted group events and an event like Alone


26:15 - Interim party at Super Chief Gallery


26:23 - Art Walk Burlesque Magic Show: L’Enfer: An Infernal Discotheque at

Superchief Gallery in DTLA.


28:42 - How to push/ advertise an event like Drunken Devil. Elements to consider when creating an event like this.


32:37 - How much of plans are defined before starting on an event


34:20 - Dorado’s Future Plans


36:36 - Best practices for receiving sponsorship


38:14 - In kind sponsorship


41:27 - How Dorado’s LA Opera marketing job has lent it self to work in

Drunken Devil



44:54 - Favorite LA Opera Initiative: Aria Young Professionals


47:33 - Next Drunken Devil Party: Witches Ball


48:43 - The Bob Baker Marionette Club


49:13 - Matt Scott & his Marionettes


52:13 - Advice Matt gives to his younger self


55:26 - How to trim ideas to “realm of possibility and not over extend oneself”


59:14 - How to decide what to put on the chopping block in Event Production


1:02:22 - Marketing vs Event production. Advice on marketing


1:07:11 - How to segment funds for marketing


1:10:11 - Social media marketing: Facebook and Instagram


1:14:11 - The Drunken Devil Instagram and website

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