Living as Form (The Nomadic Version) is an unprecedented, international project exploring over twenty years of cultural works that blur art and everyday life, and emphasize participation, dialogue, and community engagement. Co-organized by Creative Time and Independent Curators International (ICI), and assembled in collaboration with The Galleries at Moore.
Location: The Galleries at Moore / 20th and the Parkway, Philadelphia
More info: http://www.thegalleriesatmoore.org/site/LAF
Wed-Saturday 2-5PM / Local Instruction
Local Instruction is a project of communal education where visitors help assemble an open resource of shared information and skills. The project allows visitors to become both educators and pupils in a participatory space informed by performance, dialogue and encounter.
Thursdays at 6pm / Show and Share Lecture Series
This weekly series of show-and-tell-style events features open, skill-share lessons – led by Philadelphia-based artists, curators, writers, filmmakers and other cultural producers - on a wide range of topics.
Sat. 2/2 @11am / Film Screening
La Commune (Paris, 1871) (2000) / Stewart Auditorium
Tues. 2/5 @ 6pm / Living Design
This conversation features a dialogue about the ever-changing relationship between design and everyday life, from politics to social organization.
Tues. 2/12 @ 6pm / Local Action
What does it mean to work locally? This conversation unpacks the concept of “the local” (and, by extension, “the global”) as it relates to socially engaged practices of various disciplines.
Tues. 2/19 @ 6pm / Manifestations of Resistance
What is the role of culture in social struggles, war, and protest? This conversation will explore how artistic methodologies can be used towards the production of social change, and how forms of activism, in turn, can become part of one’s personal cultural practice.
Sat. 2/23 @ 11am / Walking Tour
A Tale of Four Neighborhoods
Sat. 3/2 @ 11am / Walking Tour
A World Apart – 19th & early 20th Cent. Women's Clubs & Societies
Sat. 3/9 @11am / Walking Tour
What Could Have Been? Alternate Histories of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway Sat.
Tues. 3/12 @7pm / Film Screening
Waste Land (2010) / Stewart Auditorium
Living as Form (The Nomadic Version) is the flexible, expanding iteration of Living as Form, an exhibition curated by Nato Thompson and presented by Creative Time in the fall of 2011 in New York City. Lead project support for the original Living as Form exhibition was provided by the Annenberg Foundation, the Lily Auchincloss Foundation, the Danish Consulate, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Mondriaan Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Rockefeller Brothers Fund. Additional support for Living as Form (The Nomadic Version) was provided by the Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation; the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts; the Robert Sterling Clark Foundation; and the ICI Board of Trustees.