Over twenty collectives, combines, artists, innovators, and adventures joined in a battle of epic proportions this weekend in the middle of Jamaica Bay. Flux Factory assembled a team of current and former residents, administrators, board members, and extended community members in an effort to build a seaworthy boat vessel to compete in the Second Annual Battle for Mau Mau Island, organized by Swimming Cities.
Look at how our garden grows! We’ve got corn, basil, kale, and some mystery flowers from a far-off land. Rumor has it that we’re conducting research this year for an exhibition in 2012 that discusses urban agriculture, community gardens, rooftop farming, and other fun organically-themed things.