After four days at our Extended Field Trip #001 in Peterborough at Artspace, we installed our work and presented our research findings in the main space at the gallery. After nearly 96 hours in the city, we came to realize that everything is ok in Peterborough. Undoubtedly, we realized this by comparing our experiences in Windsor. … [Read more…]
Day 3 of our Extended Field Trip #001 in Peterborough at Artspace was filled with design, math, and construction. Having decided that the general sense of the city is that “everything is OK,” we moved forward on printing posters and building some text that will be on display for the opening Friday night. We had many adventures … [Read more…]
Designing first thing in the morning—potential posters for our recommended motto for the city of Peterborough as part of our Extended Field Trip #001.
We spent the better part of Day 2 of our Extended Field Trip #001 in Peterborough at the wonderful Artspace talking to some new people, synthesizing some questions from our broad understanding of the city so far, and trying to get a sense of what if anything there is to change about this place. We … [Read more…]
As part of our Extended Field Trip #001, we’re in Peterborough staying at the artist-run-centre, Artspace. We’re hoping to conduct some intercity research where we’ll attempt to understand the similarities and differences between Peterborough and Windsor and hopefully find some intersection thereof to which we can respond. We arrived in Peterborough in the late afternoon … [Read more…]
Broken City Lab is heading up to Peterborough, Ontario for all of next week (October 12 – 17, 2009) for an extended field trip to collaborate with Artspace for a series of community and inter-city research initiatives, workshops, and interventions to understand the city of Peterborough, its infrastructures, and its communities. We’ll be blogging extensively … [Read more…]