Title: Weather sensing with kites, bodies, and cameras Date: September 23 Start time: 11am at Governors Island (ferry runs every half hour from Brooklyn and Manhattan): http://govisland.com End time: 5pm in Lower Manhattan's Financial District.
Join Higher E+D (ecology and dance) for a day of kite-mapping and dance based weather observation. Starting at Governors Island and moving to the wind tunnel maze of lower Manhattan, we will be gathering aerial data with kites and balloons and field data from our dancing bodies.
What to bring: notebook and pen, clothes for moving and possibly getting dirty. Please pack a picnic lunch and bring water
Higher ED is a collaboration between Liz Barry of the Public Laboratory for Open Technology (PLOTS), Jess Einhorn of Treekit, and Lailye Weidman—a choreographer based in Boston. http://higher-e-d.tumblr.com. This work is part of an iLAB residency supported by iLAND: http://www.ilandart.org
Please RSVP or send questions to: HigherED12@gmail.com