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Monument Lab: 'Passage :: Migration' & 'Free Speech'

  • Marconi Plaza Marconi Plaza Philadelphia, PA 19148 United States (map)

When the sun goes down, we’ll be shining a light on Monument Lab projects at Marconi Plaza. 

Led by Ricardo Rivera, experiential art shop Klip Collective will unveil their immersive installation Passage :: Migration for Monument Lab at Marconi Plaza. This one-night-only monument will pay homage to immigrant families of South Philadelphia, past and present.

We’ll also be highlighting Free Speech, a project from artist Shira Walinsky and Southeast by Southeast that is a monument in the form of a fully-functioning news kiosk, featuring the stories of immigrant and refugee artists.

Come hungry to enjoy food and treats from our friends from Say Cheese PhiladelphiaChewys Philly Food Truck, and Curbside Creamery

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Reflect on history. Imagine the future. Change the present.
Monument Lab: A Public Art and History Project from Mural Arts Philadelphia and a team led by curators Paul M. Farber and Ken Lum, taking place citywide in fall 2017. Monumentlab.muralarts.org

Earlier Event: October 28
Opening: CROSS-SECTIONAL VIEWS
Later Event: October 29
Artist Talk: Craig Stover