Locust Projects Members enjoy a day of private tours & lunch.
March 7, 2015
March 10, 2015
Fueled by the rush of our Winter Art Week frenzies, the steady influx of new creative talent, and the steady rise in community support and interest, there is clear consensus that a forward-moving energy keeps growing within the Miami art scene. This potential creative utopia of rows of exterior walls in the public space, as well as the economic opportunities that exist in this town should be fully taken advantage of. The ongoing debate is how.
March 11, 2015
March 14, 2015
March 17, 2015
Felecia Chizuko Carlisle and Valerie George, co-founders of Locust Project’s debut exhibition, Sounding Room, will join in an open community discussion about the project. After an “open play” session with visitors, questions will be raised about how networks and communities are formed, the intentions behind this project and how it relates to a broader dialogue on collaboration, community building and the ecosystem of art.
March 24, 2015
Curating in Mexican Heat presents a series of exhibition projects realized in Mexico City situated at the midst of curatorial practice and everyday life, attempting to do projects with nothing. These are situations in which exhibitions had to be developed with disappearing budgets, corruption, and no labor laws. Curating in Mexican Heat highlights the essential qualities of curating art, politics and irrational negotiations.
March 31, 2015
This interdisciplinary conversation hopes to investigate the role and meaning of “everything” in art. Ambitious in scope, but specific in concept, this roundtable will consider ideas of materiality and fullness, from assemblage to aggregate art, from attempts to collect “everything” to the desire to know “everything.”