Wearable Gardens

Wearable Gardens

A Platform2 Participatory Performance, 2011 Arnold Arboretum, 
Boston, MA   On a sunny, unseasonably warm October afternoon, nine people gathered in a circle and wrote a story.  The story was of  a tree seed – the sugar maple – at risk of survival due to the environmental impacts of climate change, and the possibilities of its migration north.   It was a story in action and of action, told next to a 200 year old Sugar Maple at the Arnold Arboretum in Boston, Massachusetts,...

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Assisted Flagration

Assisted Flagration

A Time-based, Installation Intervention, 2013 The Decordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln,MA   Assisted Flagration is a temporary, time-based intervention into the DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park on view in the exhibition Work Out at the DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum on view from June – October, 2013.  Comprised of numerous hand-made, seed-spreading, lawn ornament sculptures installed throughout the park, this piece examines the question of migration, preservation...

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Platform2: Art and Social Engagement

Platform2: Art and Social Engagement

  Platform2 is a collective that produces public events in Boston, MA, designed to facilitate dialogue about art & social engagement. A combination of art happenings, performance, site-specific intervention and critical dialogue, these events provide a forum for imaginative dialogue about creative practice and its intersection with social, political, economic and cultural issues. Founded in 2007, Platform2 is collaboratively produced by Andi Sutton, Jane Marsching, and iKatun...

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