september, 2018

11sepAll Day14Sarah Bird: A Vision for Mapping Giants(All Day) California College of the Arts Event Organized By: California College of the Arts Event Type:Art and CultureAudience:Open to the Public


Event Details

In this hybrid installation, prototype, performance, and sculpture being presented at California College of the Arts, artist Sarah Bird will introduce her vision for Mapping Giants, a unique photographic project to create a life-size portrait of a California coastal redwood tree. The project addresses the critical need to protect the climate and habitat of the trees by bearing witness to their magnificence and their essential role in our web of being. When in its completed form, this 320-foot image will be displayed publicly in conversation with the built environment.

This project is being presented by CCA Exhibitions to coincide with CCA’s Renewable Energy:¬†Global Strategies for Decision-Makers Symposium on September 11th and the Constructing Architecture Ecologies Symposium on September 13-14. All activities will take place in the main Nave.


september 11 (Tuesday) - 14 (Friday)


California College of the Arts

1111 8th Street, San Francisco, CA 94107


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