Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz: Art, Parks + VR

Wednesday, October 12
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Austin Convention Center Room 3
500 E. Cesar Chavez

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Cheryl Haines
Speaker
FOR-SITE Foundation - Founding Executive Director

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Kate Bickert
Speaker
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy - Director of Park Initiatives

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Veda Banerjee
Speaker
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy - Dir/Comms & Digital Mktg

Summary

Get a behind the scenes look at the exhibition @Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz. The exhibition included 7 new multimedia artworks created by artist and human rights activist Ai Weiwei to explore issues of freedom of expression and the role of artists and public lands in advancing democratic dialogue. Learn how art can bring new lenses to public places and create new ways for visitors to interact with one another and place. Explore what new technologies were used, the impact on visitors and project partners and how to apply lessons learned to future projects.

Event Type:
Sessions
Format:
Dual / Solo / Panel
Track:
Place By Design
Tags:
place by design communications aia continuing education

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