YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa
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Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 701 Mission St, San Francisco, CA
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Thursday, May 21, 2015
Cancelled – YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa
May ConVerge is an exploration of the way words, symbols, and information have an impact on culture. We invite you to a dedication of YBCA’s newest public art commission,Murmur Wall, and a live screening of Alexis Giedon’s stop motion animation opera, The Crumbling. which explores what Gideon explains as “the importance of word and symbol in a decaying culture…”
4-6:30 PM The Crumbling
Screening of a series of Czech animated puppet films followed by a live screening of Alexis Gideon’s The Crumbling and a Q&A with the artist.
5-6:30 PM Interactive Prototypes Show & Tell
Experts from Future Cities Lab will discuss and do a hands-on demonstration of the technologies, fabrication, and interaction design strategies they used to produce Murmur Walland Lightswarm.
6:30-7 PM Gallery Talk by Future Cities Lab
Jason Kelly Johnson, Nataly Gattegno, and collaborators at Future Cities Lab will discuss the concepts and details underlying their two installation art works installed at YBCA. Future Cities Lab is an experimental design studio, workshop and architectural think tank operating globally out of San Francisco, California.
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