Nightlight Reception: June 28, 2014, 8-10 pm Nightlight experiments with the power of light and electronic art in transforming how we engage with public land in the city after dark. Join us on the 28th for an interactive performance by Merche Blasco at 9:00 pm!
Gallery Exhibition : Building Stories
Flux Factory and More Art team up to present a Flux Thursday addressing housing, space and community, in tandem with our parallel exhibitions Self Storage and Building Stories. Please bring food or drink to share.
7pm – Potluck Dinner
7:45 – Self Storage presentations by:
8:35 – Story Circle with Bridget Bartolini for More Art’s Building Stories.
Bridget is a socially engaged artist, educator, and Queens native who created the Five Boro Story Project to produce community storytelling programs that bring New Yorkers together through sharing true stories and art inspired by our neighborhoods.
The story circle workshop invites participants to share memories and personal stories about your experiences related to Long Island City, Flux Factory, displacement, and resistance. Listen to neighbors’ stories, tell your own, and join in a community discussion. www.fiveborostoryproject.org