Instant Gratification: Polaroid Party
ISM: a community project, a non-profit arts organization, is celebrating instant film and the Polaroid
600 Series with a gallery exhibition + limited edition book featuring over 200 professional and ama-
teur photographers from around the world.
The opening reception of INSTANT GRATIFICATION: los angeles is scheduled for 7:00 PM on
Saturday January 9th, 2010 at Copro Gallery, Bergamot Station, Southern California’s largest art
gallery complex and cultural center, located on eight acres in the heart of Santa Monica, California.
Approximately 2,000 original, one-of-a-kind Polaroid’s will be displayed together in a uniform manner from floor to ceiling, side by side, in protective plastic sleeves.
The special event will be accompanied by live musical performances with The Fling, Sam Outlaw
and The Romany Rye.
After the show closes on Sunday, January 10th, a jury of artists and designers will commence pro-
duction on a rare retrospective print collectible documenting the INSTANT GRATIFICATION project
including personal essays and love letters celebrating instant film.
ISM: a community project, a 501 c 3 non-profit organization inspiring innovative interaction and con-
versation both online and offline, is proud to partner with The Impossible Project in an effort to save