exhibits & etc

{ exhibits & etc }

SITES OF MEMORY
Walking tours of Manhattan guided by spooky history and narrated by Lewis Lapham, Luc Santre and me.  Launched in 2012.

THE PORTLAND BROOKLYN PROJECT
An amorphous organization-in-progress I helped start in 2010 devoted to linking the creative communities of Portland, Oregon, and Brooklyn, New York.

PIVOT: THE AIGA NATIONAL DESIGN CONFERENCE
Phoenix
Videos of talks in 2011 with (and by) a dozen designers, artists and social entrepreneurs over three days.

OUT THERE: NEBRASKA AND THE GREAT PLAINS IN THE MOVIES
Filmstreams ~ Omaha, Nebraska
A curated series in 2007 of 10 films from Boys Town to Badlands to About Schmidt (an article and public radio interview about the series)

NEXT: THE AIGA NATIONAL DESIGN CONFERENCE
Denver
Videos of talks in 2007 with (and by) 10 designers, artists and scientists over three days.

JULIAN BARNES
BAM ~ Brooklyn, New York

An hour-long conversation with the novelist in 2006 .

BENCH MARKS
the street ~ Omaha, Nebraska
A bus-stop bench, part of a public art project in 2005-06

FASTER, CHEAPER, NEWER, MORE: REVOLUTIONS OF 1848
Cooper-Hewitt Nation Design Museum ~ New York City
A curated show in 2004-05 featuring objects from the 1840s and 50s
(a review of the exhibit)