Jenny Chan and Karen May share an interest in exploring new ideas through collaboration and creative work. As trained designers and naturalists, they have also discovered common ground in artistic pursuits around urban ecology, design and politics.
A field guide helps to identify, describe, and explore the complexity of the world. Often it is the everyday, ordinary things that go unexplored. This immersive guide offers a series of playful installations as a means to explore the city through new eyes, and reveal the unseen stories of a familiar urban inhabitant: the common pigeon.
GROW OP will be on public display at the Gladstone April 24 – 27, 2014
Curated by Victoria Taylor, and featuring 26 new projects, Grow Op 2014 is the Gladstone Hotel’s annual alternative landscape and urban design event, celebrating innovative ideas and conceptual responses to sustainable placemaking across a broad range of creative practices.
For press and media inquiries please contact the Gladstone Hotel’s Managing Director – Artistic Projects, Britt Welter-Nolan