Elastic City Walk “Moss Me” by Tomaz Hipólito

In Partnership with Elastic City and Residency Unlimited

MORE INFO: http://www.elastic-city.org/walks/moss-me

Walk Starting Point: 346 East Houston St. in Manhattan. Outside Le Petit Versailles

Thu, Apr 12, 2012, 6:30pm

Wed, Apr 18, 2012, 6:30pm

Wed, Apr 25, 2012, 6:30pm

Duration: 90 minutes

Admission: $20

This walk holds 8 people and is presented in partnership with Residency Unlimited and Le Petit Versailles, a program of Allied Productions. “Moss Me” will be held in English, but Tomaz also speaks Portuguese and Spanish.

 

In “Moss Me,” Tomaz Hipolito presents participants with a recipe for a green intervention amidst Manhattan’s dense urban landscape. Drawing from Tomaz’ background in architecture and current practice in visual art, the group will identify and evaluate abandoned objects to paint and use a homemade mixture of moss paint to coat the objects. Individually and in groups, participants will paint these objects, re-engaging the street’s detritus.

 

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