A musician, artist, and builder. "My first time at the Flux Factory was when White Limo, my heavy metal band, played at their prom in 2005. We broke their new stage on the first chord of our first song. Shortly thereafter, I found myself working on the Flux show: NOVEL: a living installation. It turned out I would become a frequent collaborator, and at times a muse.
Stephen Polk is an educator, researcher, and community organizer from Denver, CO. He has been involved in numerous movements and projects, from anti-war organizing to 10 years of collective living, Occupy Denver to food justice and gardening. For his artist-residency with Utopia School and Flux Factory, he is spearheading a Participatory Action Research project that empowers participants to work towards positive change on issues that are important to the group.