A series of collaborations between architects and puppet theater artists curated by Susan Simpson and Katie Shook. These collaborations took the form of topographical maps, walking tours, puppet shows, installations and animated architectural models.
Presented in conjunction with Materials and Applications. Each night began at The Manual Archives and concluded a short distance away at Materials and Applications.
NAME/HERE: a guided walking tour by DanRae Wilson and Julia Hiser
AN EXCITED PLASMA EVENT, ONE DAY ON TALAPIA ISLAND; THE END by Yelena Zhelezov, Oliver Hess
EXHIBIT A installation and performance by Tom Pejic, Monica Oller, Katie Shook and Susan Simpson
PART II: June 26-28
GRIFFITH PARK INFERNO by Barbara Bestor and Janie Geiser
THE BRIDGE THAT DENIED ITS BOTTOM by Ana Henton and Caitlin Lainoff
HALFWAY TOWARDS A BEGINNING / HALFWAY TOWARDS AN END by Ken Ehrlich and Darius Manino
The program featured The Pharoah's Belt (1994) and Picture Books for Adults (1983-85). Co-presented with the Velaslavasay Panorama (October 2009)