Take your food story “to go”
Saturday, February 28, 12:00–5:00 p.m.
May art bring you good fortune! Celebrate new beginnings and the 100th anniversary of the Met's Department of Asian Art with traditions from across Asia. Mark the Year of the Ram, one of the twelve animals of the Chinese zodiac, with performances, interactive gallery activities, and artist-led workshops.
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council's Autumn Art Auction
Closing bid November 3, 2014, 9:00pm
Public exhibition of the artworks hosted by William Holman Gallery in partnership with Paddle 8.
Coming to the Table: Immigrant Women and Food at The New School
Feet in 2 Worlds Brings Together Culinary Leaders to Discuss Women, Food and Culture
Seniors Claim the Culinary Spotlight, by Miranda Shafer, Feet in 2 Worlds, August 25, 2014.
Potluck and Screening with "Feed Me a Story" and LaGuardia Senior Center
Opening Friday, May 9th, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Lu Magnus Gallery
33 Hester Street, NYC 10002
Please RSVP to participate!
Lu Magnus is excited to host the community and media art project Feed me a Story for a celebratory potluck. During their 2014 SPARC Residency, Theresa Loong and Laura Nova of Feed Me a Story have collaborated with the senior citizens at LaGuardia Senior Center to create the Pot Luck Cooking Club. The seniors share stories and dishes that have particular significance. Some of these sensorial memories will be visible at the First Street Green Park's FABLES exhibition which opens on May 10th, curated by the Fourth Arts Block.
We welcome the public to join in for the screening and contribute to this celebratory community potluck by bringing a dish that has personal meaning.
Please RSVP with the name of the dish you will be contributing.
Introducing our FABLES project
Opening Saturday, May 10th, 12:00 - 3:00 pm
First Street Green Park
33 East First Street, NYC 10002
(Entrance at the corner of 2nd Avenue and East Houston)
Join Feed Me a Story and Fourth Arts Block for an unveiling of the Feed Me a Story public mural. Contribute to the open potluck and bring a dish that has some meaning to you. Light refreshments will be provided. Open to all ages. This is a free event.
FABLES is a public art series produced by FABnyc to explore the Lower East Side’s living cultural heritage, rich historical legacies, and current issues in public storytelling through visual art.
Feed Me a Story created a 64 x 8 foot billboard consisting of food stories gathered in part from their work at the LaGuardia Senior Center, shared with the public through an interactive installation.
Presenting at ASFS/AHVS Conference: Collaboration and Innovation Across the Food System
Thursday, June 19th, 2:30 - 3:45pm
The University of Vermont hosts the Joint 2014 Annual Meetings and Conference of the Association for the Study of Food and Society and the Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society this summer. Feed Me a Story looks forward to engaging with scholars, students, food activists, and enthusiasts on topics - local to global - that impact our contemporary food system.