DIY Utopias: Growing Against All Odds
Monday, Nov 1, 2010
As part of the Brooklyn Utopias: Farm City exhibition, we bring you an evening of hands-on skillshare with our activist-artists in an intimate setting in the gallery.
The array of urban farming strategies will be MC’d by artist Mary Mattingly who explored and enacted each one of these techniques for her project, The Waterpod (2009), a floating farm and artists’ live-work vessel.
Rooftop Micro-Farming - Frieda Lim, Slippery Slope Farms
Rainwater Harvesting - Andrew Casner, GrowNYC
Permaculture & Compost - Claudia Joseph
School Farm Planning & Planters - Aki and Ron Baker, Adopt-A-Farmbox
Social Media Strategies for Urban Farmers : : Hugh McMillan – Goddamn Cobras Collective
Date: November 1st, 7-10 PM
Location: Old Stone House Historic Center, 336 Third Street (located in J.J. Byrne Park), Brooklyn
Further Information: FarmCityTickets $10.00
Brooklyn Brewery Craft Ales to help reinforce your lessons!