Monday, May 20, 2013

Let's take a walk# 31 took place by 5 Pointz in LIC

Most of the Walks have a theme, LTAW# 31 happen in conjunction to a group show De_Tour at Local Project nested into the 5 Pointz building near PS1and during the LIC Art Open.
So I dedicate LTAW # 31 to Artists all over the world. I am so grateful to
Drummer  Robert James Anderson,  Performer Gina Bonati, 
Tweet Master Amanda Millet-Sorsa & Town Crier Nathalie Michel

Thank you to everyone who join us and to the people who followed us via Twitter. We were in LIC Queens, I wonder where you were. If you filmed or photographed your journey please send me your images to my account at no cost to you via yousentit 

Thank you so much to everyone for your participation and support, bise Marie Christine

 Part one, Knitting... I need you. Teaching people to knit and exchanging stories

At Local Project mck
At PS1 court yard mck
Women at work at PS1

Elisa Clark Curator of De_Tour mck

Part two, LTAW#31 performance

Photo by Elisa Clark courtesy of mck 
Photo by Geoff Katz courtesy of mck

Photo by Paul Katz courtesy of mck

Photo by Elisa Clark courtesy of mck

Photo by Elisa Clark courtesy of mck

The photo above is so far the only image I have received that feature the all the performers
Drummer  Robert James AndersonTweet Master Amanda Millet-Sorsa & Town Crier Nathalie Michel
We along with the participants were singing a mixture of songs.

Part three Shlepping & Displaying, the day following the walk I presented the remain of the performance in various places throughout the neighborhood

Photo by mck
Photo by mck

Photo by mck

 L'important c'est d'aimer Photo by mck
Photo by mck

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Let's take a walk #31

I am delighted to invite you to DeTour at Local Project in Long Island City. In addition to presenting an installation Unraveling by the Tower... I will conduct 
Let's Take a Walk  #31 on May the 18th at 5:30pm. Using the phenomenon of Twitter to organize “group walks". Join us at Local Project or participate from anywhere in the world in real time please follow
Let´s Take a Walk with Marie Christine Katz performing with me are Robert James Anderson, Gina Bonati, Amanda Millet-Sorsa & Nathalie Michel
De-Tour Curated by Elissa Clark. Artworks by Alyssa Casey, Anne Gilman, Iliana García, Itzy Ramírez, James Prez, Janna Dyk/Meaghan Ritchey/Cein Watson, José María Ibañez, Justin Masi, Kentaro Fujioka, Macarena Jofré & Danilo Osorio, Marie Christine Katz, Matti Havens & Billy Friebele, Miguel Luciano, Priscilla Stadler, Susan Rippberger
May 18th, Take a walk with eL Paper: 3PM, Top Secret with Priscilla Stadler 5.30, Let's take a walk with Marie Christine Katz
Gallery hours, 1pm to 8pm Saturday 18th &  Sundays 19th of May
Local Project       45-10 Davis Street, LIC, NY 11101 
Unraveling by the Tower... 2010/2012
Yarn, fabric,silver wires, roots,vials,blood,dust.