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Boiled Over: Celebrating the Life of the Cass Project

After roughly two years of providing enriching and inspiring sound and visual art events, The Boiler Room at 500 Seneca has closed its doors and its curator Tina Dillman will soon return to the San Francisco Bay Area. A result of increasing business and gentrification to the area, the beloved hub of community art that once hosted beautiful displays and fantastic sounds will now host a kombucha brewery.
       Dillman, event planner and promoter for the Cass Project, an arts initiative based in Buffalo, has hosted music and art events in the Boiler Room since January 2017 as well as a multitude of other art events in venues and in the community. The Cass Project aims to “provide the City of Buffalo and the region, with culturally diverse artistic programming and events that engage, empower, and spark dialogue and action in creating community and rehabilitating neighborhoods.” With this project, Dillman has curated exhibits, hosted music and sound art events, and initiatedU many…