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Apr '09

Origami Stimulus Package Event (April 26) US

Call for participants- Origami Stimulus Package Event -April 26th (Waltham, MA)

A BIG FUN PARTY to turn the Economic Stimulus Package into origami creations

The Institute for Infinitely Small Things presents
Origami Stimulus Package a BIG AFTERNOON PARTY to make origami out of the Economic Stimulus Package!!
Sunday, April 26th, 1-5PM
Leonard Bernstein Festival of the Creative Arts

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Brandeis University, Waltham MA

Join origami experts from the MIT Origami Club and members of the Institute for Infinitely Small Things to make origami creations out of the Economic Stimulus Package. Our goal is to turn the 600-page package into beautiful origami creations which we will then proceed to sell in order to stimulate the economy.

This event is free and open to the public. No origami experience necessary as a 12-year-old origami expert will be teaching us all what to do.
The Institute for Infinitely Small Things conducts creative, participatory research that aims to temporarily transform public spaces dominated by corporate and political agendas. Using performance and conversation, we investigate social and political “tiny things”. These have included corporate ads, street names, and post-9/11 security terminology. The Institute markets dissent through its research reports in the form of maps, books and videos. This interdisciplinary group has a varied and open membership.

iKatun is an artist-run organization whose mission is to foster public engagement in the politics of information. iKatun runs experimental curatorial platforms, supports art projects and publishes critical writing. iKatun was founded in 2000 as a 501(c)3 organization based in Boston, MA.

Platform2: Art and Social Engagement is an experimental event series about creative practices at the intersection of social issues. Platform2 is organized by Catherine D’Ignazio, Jane D. Marsching, Savic Rasovic and Andi Sutton. kanarinka is an artist & educator based in Boston, MA.

iKatun | 144 Moody Street | Building 4, 4th Floor | Waltham | MA | 02453


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