The Manufacture of Surplus Realities
Thursday, May 12, 2011 - 4:00 p.m.
Kinnear Centre 3rd Floor #301
Mexican artist and architect Pedro Reyes discusses four of his recent projects: Baby Marx, a film where puppets explain the history of ideas in politics and economics; the Urban Genome Project, a mobile forum that maps the decision-making process in cities; Mutantes, the translation of literary texts into other mediums, ranging from algebra to cooking; and Palas por Pistolas, a campaign in which voluntary donated weapons were melted into shovels to plant trees.
VENUE CHANGED TO Kinnear Centre Room 301