Reference 1.3

Hip Hop Word Count by Tahir Hemphill Tahir Hemphill started this work in 2012 when he was at Harvard University and continued it at Carnegie Mellon. He had a revelation that hip hop and its lyrics- the people behind it, the

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Reference 1.3

Hip Hop Word Count by Tahir Hemphill Tahir Hemphill started this work in 2012 when he was at Harvard University and continued it at Carnegie Mellon. He had a revelation that hip hop and its lyrics- the people behind it, the

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Reference 1.2

Draftsmen’s Congress by Paweł Althamer Originally presented at the Berlin Bienniel in 2012, Draftsmen’s Congress was recreated in 2014 at The New Museum in New York City where I first experienced it. This Polish artist created a canvas that encouraged social

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Reference 1.2

Draftsmen’s Congress by Paweł Althamer Originally presented at the Berlin Bienniel in 2012, Draftsmen’s Congress was recreated in 2014 at The New Museum in New York City where I first experienced it. This Polish artist created a canvas that encouraged social

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Reference 1.1

  The Gates by Christo and Jeanne Claude A little over 10 years ago I had the amazing experience of witnessing and living with Christo and Jeanne Claude’s The Gates. I live directly across the street from Central Park, and being

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Reference 1.1

  The Gates by Christo and Jeanne Claude A little over 10 years ago I had the amazing experience of witnessing and living with Christo and Jeanne Claude’s The Gates. I live directly across the street from Central Park, and being

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One Shot Intervention Reference

Daniel Siering and Mario Shu created an interesting illusion with a plastic bag and and some detailed spray painting. Whether it goes beyond visual “coolness” or not, it is a good example of a non-permanent environmental interaction that is easily

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One Shot Intervention Reference

Daniel Siering and Mario Shu created an interesting illusion with a plastic bag and and some detailed spray painting. Whether it goes beyond visual “coolness” or not, it is a good example of a non-permanent environmental interaction that is easily

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One Shot Intervention Reference

Michael Pederson hopes to snap people out of their daily grind with small, funny signs and place cards full of warnings and helpful hints about getting through the day. Based in urban Sydney, Pederson makes use of the existing landscape

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One Shot Intervention Reference

Michael Pederson hopes to snap people out of their daily grind with small, funny signs and place cards full of warnings and helpful hints about getting through the day. Based in urban Sydney, Pederson makes use of the existing landscape

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One Shot Intervention References

As part of Port Authority’s $50,000 campaign to inform passengers of their new fare system, the “Change is Coming” slogan appeared on many of their buses. Given the amount of things that could change with the new presidency, the campaign

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One Shot Intervention References

As part of Port Authority’s $50,000 campaign to inform passengers of their new fare system, the “Change is Coming” slogan appeared on many of their buses. Given the amount of things that could change with the new presidency, the campaign

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Shooting from the Skies

This piece was inspired by the fact that large raven migrations have left half of Oakland covered in bird poop. By placing a target on this soiled tabletop, I suggest that perhaps the birds were practicing their marksmanship. They either missed

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Shooting from the Skies

This piece was inspired by the fact that large raven migrations have left half of Oakland covered in bird poop. By placing a target on this soiled tabletop, I suggest that perhaps the birds were practicing their marksmanship. They either missed

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One Shot Intervention Reference

Brick by Aakash Nihalani is a work made using ducktape to modify a selected environment. From certain angles, Nihalani is able to play tricks on the eyes, by making it seem as though a brick is loose from the wall.

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One Shot Intervention Reference

Brick by Aakash Nihalani is a work made using ducktape to modify a selected environment. From certain angles, Nihalani is able to play tricks on the eyes, by making it seem as though a brick is loose from the wall.

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One Shot Intervention Reference

  Public Intimacy #6 (2011) by the collective Mentalgassi is part of a series of works meant to infiltrate and re-imagine the urban environment. This piece was set up in a metro station in Berlin, and features a lawn chair,

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One Shot Intervention Reference

  Public Intimacy #6 (2011) by the collective Mentalgassi is part of a series of works meant to infiltrate and re-imagine the urban environment. This piece was set up in a metro station in Berlin, and features a lawn chair,

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One Shot Intervention Reference

Barricade (2013) by Brad Downey is a series that utilizes four separate sites within the Austrian city of Klagenfurt. In Austria, when roads are closed due to construction or other problems, the typical method is to place a wooden white and

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One Shot Intervention Reference

Barricade (2013) by Brad Downey is a series that utilizes four separate sites within the Austrian city of Klagenfurt. In Austria, when roads are closed due to construction or other problems, the typical method is to place a wooden white and

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One Shot Intervention Reference

     In 2008, Sarah Oppenheimer altered and transformed a space in the Mattress Factory with her piece 610-3356. Her installation consists of creating an aperture, or “wormhole,” that functions as a lens to the outside world. The piece is disorienting because

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One Shot Intervention Reference

     In 2008, Sarah Oppenheimer altered and transformed a space in the Mattress Factory with her piece 610-3356. Her installation consists of creating an aperture, or “wormhole,” that functions as a lens to the outside world. The piece is disorienting because

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One Shot Intervention

For Rent As I was researching and looking for references, I really got in to the idea of using signs for this project. I think signs are one of the strongest form of language to get your meaning and intentions

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One Shot Intervention

For Rent As I was researching and looking for references, I really got in to the idea of using signs for this project. I think signs are one of the strongest form of language to get your meaning and intentions

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One Shot Intervention References

https://citymovement.wordpress.com/2012/07/21/public-art-andurban-interventions/ Carmichael collective, Urban Plant Tag, 2012. http://www.thisiscolossal.com/tags/urban-intervention/ by: Michael Pederson Suburban  

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One Shot Intervention References

https://citymovement.wordpress.com/2012/07/21/public-art-andurban-interventions/ Carmichael collective, Urban Plant Tag, 2012. http://www.thisiscolossal.com/tags/urban-intervention/ by: Michael Pederson Suburban  

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Reference Post

Christo and Jean-Claude, “Wrapped Trees” (1997-’98). Christ and Jean-Claude are renowned for their “wrappings” and other large-scale interventions, usually involving fabric and relating to issues of environmentalism. While they maintain that their artwork is merely aesthetic, its scale and location

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Reference Post

Christo and Jean-Claude, “Wrapped Trees” (1997-’98). Christ and Jean-Claude are renowned for their “wrappings” and other large-scale interventions, usually involving fabric and relating to issues of environmentalism. While they maintain that their artwork is merely aesthetic, its scale and location

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Andy Goldsworthy, “Spire” (2008) This piece (although not so much “urban” intervention as “rural”), was constructed by artist Andy Goldsworthy using cypress trees which were being cut down in order for new saplings to grow, and in doing so is

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Andy Goldsworthy, “Spire” (2008) This piece (although not so much “urban” intervention as “rural”), was constructed by artist Andy Goldsworthy using cypress trees which were being cut down in order for new saplings to grow, and in doing so is

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One Shot Intervention Reference

    Jan Vormann is a German artist whose traveling project, Displacement, seeks to repair city buildings its infrastructures with legos. Once Vormann finds a particular crack or hole within a wall, he “repairs” it by constructing fillings out of legos.

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One Shot Intervention Reference

    Jan Vormann is a German artist whose traveling project, Displacement, seeks to repair city buildings its infrastructures with legos. Once Vormann finds a particular crack or hole within a wall, he “repairs” it by constructing fillings out of legos.

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One Shot Intervention Reference

In 2009, Urban interventionist, Juliana Santacruz Herrera, sought to bring attention to the neglected cracks and potholes within the streets of Paris by creating whimsical, site-specific sculptures that fill and integrate themselves within the street. Each piece is hand-knit by Herrera:

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One Shot Intervention Reference

In 2009, Urban interventionist, Juliana Santacruz Herrera, sought to bring attention to the neglected cracks and potholes within the streets of Paris by creating whimsical, site-specific sculptures that fill and integrate themselves within the street. Each piece is hand-knit by Herrera:

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Place Reference; Cornelia Parker Sidewalk Castings, 2012-15

Cornelia Parker, Sidewalk Castings 2012-15   Left: “Pavement Cracks (City of London)” 2012 Right: “Jerusalem” 2015 This ongoing series of sidewalk and cobblestone walkway castings by Cornelia Parker was inspired by Parker’s childhood amusement with making a game out of not

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Place Reference; Cornelia Parker Sidewalk Castings, 2012-15

Cornelia Parker, Sidewalk Castings 2012-15   Left: “Pavement Cracks (City of London)” 2012 Right: “Jerusalem” 2015 This ongoing series of sidewalk and cobblestone walkway castings by Cornelia Parker was inspired by Parker’s childhood amusement with making a game out of not

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Place Reference; Doris Salcedo, “Shibboleth” (2007)

Doris Salcedo, “Shibboleth” (2007) For a Unilever commission in Turbine Hall at the Tate Modern, Doris Salcedo created “Shibboleth,” a large excavated meandering crack in the concrete floor running the length of the space. The crack spans approximately five football fields

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Place Reference; Doris Salcedo, “Shibboleth” (2007)

Doris Salcedo, “Shibboleth” (2007) For a Unilever commission in Turbine Hall at the Tate Modern, Doris Salcedo created “Shibboleth,” a large excavated meandering crack in the concrete floor running the length of the space. The crack spans approximately five football fields

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Place Reference; Stephen McMennamy “Combination Photos”

Stephen McMennamy “Combination Photos,” https://www.instagram.com/smcmennamy/?hl=en ; http://combophotos.squarespace.com/      In his series of illusionistic combination photos, Instagram based artist Stephen McMennamy plays with scale, space, and relationship in a way that deceives and excites the eye. Every image is a combination of

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Place Reference; Stephen McMennamy “Combination Photos”

Stephen McMennamy “Combination Photos,” https://www.instagram.com/smcmennamy/?hl=en ; http://combophotos.squarespace.com/      In his series of illusionistic combination photos, Instagram based artist Stephen McMennamy plays with scale, space, and relationship in a way that deceives and excites the eye. Every image is a combination of

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Change references

Brandon Ballingee Much of his work deals with science literacy and amphibians. This specific series of work surrounds what he calls “eco-action.” It’s about getting people involved in exploration and data collection, “citizen scientists”, to foster an excitement in conservation

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Change references

Brandon Ballingee Much of his work deals with science literacy and amphibians. This specific series of work surrounds what he calls “eco-action.” It’s about getting people involved in exploration and data collection, “citizen scientists”, to foster an excitement in conservation

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Modern Demonology

  Modern Demonology. Modern Demonology is a book that have descriptions and Intaglio prints of Modern people’s worst fears. In order to get information about Modern people’s worst fears I went on Anonymous online chat and interviewed multiple people. Strangers

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Modern Demonology

  Modern Demonology. Modern Demonology is a book that have descriptions and Intaglio prints of Modern people’s worst fears. In order to get information about Modern people’s worst fears I went on Anonymous online chat and interviewed multiple people. Strangers

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Change Documentation

Google Docs – via Iframely    

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Change Documentation

Google Docs – via Iframely    

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Place Contextual Analysis

The Place I choose is my self as the place, in Oakland. I am the place where art will take place. Physical : Body, Kasem , Hair, Clothing, Sunglasses, Gold Chain, Black, Pittsburgh, White Pittsburgh, Black Pittsburgh, Body Separation, Dreadlocks,

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Place Contextual Analysis

The Place I choose is my self as the place, in Oakland. I am the place where art will take place. Physical : Body, Kasem , Hair, Clothing, Sunglasses, Gold Chain, Black, Pittsburgh, White Pittsburgh, Black Pittsburgh, Body Separation, Dreadlocks,

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Participation (REFERENCE)

Kkateřina šedás’ “Everything Is Perfect” is a participatory work where the artist invited members of the Los Altos community to submit their personal achievements and their personal highlights of themselves to create a community based “Guinness World Records” of their

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Participation (REFERENCE)

Kkateřina šedás’ “Everything Is Perfect” is a participatory work where the artist invited members of the Los Altos community to submit their personal achievements and their personal highlights of themselves to create a community based “Guinness World Records” of their

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Participation (REFERENCE)

Francis Alÿs’ “When Faith Moves Mountains” is probably one of the most well known works that can be categorized as participatory. In this work Alÿs uses the help of 500 volunteers, most of them students, outside of Lima. Alÿs asks

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Participation (REFERENCE)

Francis Alÿs’ “When Faith Moves Mountains” is probably one of the most well known works that can be categorized as participatory. In this work Alÿs uses the help of 500 volunteers, most of them students, outside of Lima. Alÿs asks

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Participation (REFERENCE)

Tribal/Folk Art can be described as participatory because often a whole group or village works in creating the art. Some forms of this can be found in masks and different wear that are used for spiritual ceremonies and performances. Specifically

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Participation (REFERENCE)

Tribal/Folk Art can be described as participatory because often a whole group or village works in creating the art. Some forms of this can be found in masks and different wear that are used for spiritual ceremonies and performances. Specifically

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Final Change Project

For my final change project I researched 3 important activists in in Pittsburgh’s present and history, created posters of them, and wheat pasted them around the city.   Duquesne Light Building, near the New Voices Offices in East Liberty 53rd and

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Final Change Project

For my final change project I researched 3 important activists in in Pittsburgh’s present and history, created posters of them, and wheat pasted them around the city.   Duquesne Light Building, near the New Voices Offices in East Liberty 53rd and

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Surveillance Machine

Vimeo / DerTarchin – via Iframely

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Surveillance Machine

Vimeo / DerTarchin – via Iframely

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  For our second iteration Evelyn Pandos and I took the fence to try and address the issues surrounding the fence and the apathy on campus. The fence is both a symbol of privilege and a eyesore on our campus

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  For our second iteration Evelyn Pandos and I took the fence to try and address the issues surrounding the fence and the apathy on campus. The fence is both a symbol of privilege and a eyesore on our campus

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Change: Love, Your Son

My parents and I have a pretty distant relationship where we barely talk about things of importance, or matters of the heart. In the following videos, I made a Skype call to my parents and imagined myself in a situation

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Change: Love, Your Son

My parents and I have a pretty distant relationship where we barely talk about things of importance, or matters of the heart. In the following videos, I made a Skype call to my parents and imagined myself in a situation

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Change: Invisible Boundaries

Pittsburgh: Boston: Southern California:

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Change: Invisible Boundaries

Pittsburgh: Boston: Southern California:

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Change

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Change

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CHANGE // HONEST INTIMACY

VIDEO I talked to strangers online and was completely honest about my intentions and tried to establish a intimate connection with them in a place that is usually full of superficial fleeting interactions.

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CHANGE // HONEST INTIMACY

VIDEO I talked to strangers online and was completely honest about my intentions and tried to establish a intimate connection with them in a place that is usually full of superficial fleeting interactions.

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Change Project: Storefronts

For this project, I drew small illustrations of Craig Street storefronts and posted them on or in front of the stores themselves. They are meant to be modest and unassuming, and require a closer look for people to notice. I wanted to

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Change Project: Storefronts

For this project, I drew small illustrations of Craig Street storefronts and posted them on or in front of the stores themselves. They are meant to be modest and unassuming, and require a closer look for people to notice. I wanted to

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Change – My Grandfather

google drive folder   For my final iteration I stood on craig street with a sign that read “my grandfather drank when he was depressed. He died in a house fire as he was too drunk to escape. Please remember

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Change – My Grandfather

google drive folder   For my final iteration I stood on craig street with a sign that read “my grandfather drank when he was depressed. He died in a house fire as he was too drunk to escape. Please remember

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Change project: writing

Using the CMU letters to create contrasts between university and student:   university: Call Me Unsafe Call Me Unfair Call Me Unjust Call Me Uncaring   Student: Call Me Unstable Call Me Unhappy Call Me Unconnected Call Me Unequal This

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Change project: writing

Using the CMU letters to create contrasts between university and student:   university: Call Me Unsafe Call Me Unfair Call Me Unjust Call Me Uncaring   Student: Call Me Unstable Call Me Unhappy Call Me Unconnected Call Me Unequal This

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Change Project ” Bakes and Saltfish, Collaborative Project With My Mother”

For my change project I attempted to call my parents every day in attempt to rekindle a dead relationship between the three of us. The lack of communication that is healthy between my family and I has been apparent for

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Change Project ” Bakes and Saltfish, Collaborative Project With My Mother”

For my change project I attempted to call my parents every day in attempt to rekindle a dead relationship between the three of us. The lack of communication that is healthy between my family and I has been apparent for

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Change: Paul Hur

      YouTube / fprhrnd – via Iframely    

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Change: Paul Hur

      YouTube / fprhrnd – via Iframely    

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Green House Bike: Progress

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EsvPauf3oag&nohtml5=False

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Green House Bike: Progress

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EsvPauf3oag&nohtml5=False

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change project

              #personal stone varieties, 22 pieces varying size april 2016   print documentation of #personal prints 19″ x 13″ april 2016

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change project

              #personal stone varieties, 22 pieces varying size april 2016   print documentation of #personal prints 19″ x 13″ april 2016

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Change- Thank You

 

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Change- Thank You

 

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Final Change-Surge

App to be shown in class.

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Final Change-Surge

App to be shown in class.

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Change: Samantha Mack

Nine Stories: Nothing Wasted, Nothing Unshared Samantha Mack In order to foster better treatment of the homeless and marginalized and emphasize their dignity as human beings, I created a book based on interviews I conducted at Jubilee Soup Kitchen. Leaving myself

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Change: Samantha Mack

Nine Stories: Nothing Wasted, Nothing Unshared Samantha Mack In order to foster better treatment of the homeless and marginalized and emphasize their dignity as human beings, I created a book based on interviews I conducted at Jubilee Soup Kitchen. Leaving myself

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Change Project

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Change Project

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Change Iteration 2: Litter Relocation.

One of the streets where I collected the litter into one big pile.

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Change Iteration 2: Litter Relocation.

One of the streets where I collected the litter into one big pile.

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Iteration 1 of Change Project

For my first iteration of the change project, I started learning how to make apps.  It is a lot harder than I thought, but I feel I am making good progress.  I did try idle game maker, although that was

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Iteration 1 of Change Project

For my first iteration of the change project, I started learning how to make apps.  It is a lot harder than I thought, but I feel I am making good progress.  I did try idle game maker, although that was

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Proposal for Change Project

My goal is to disrupt thoughtless passage through life by altering the city environment in ways that ask people to examine and reevaluate the way they interact with their world; especially the highly constructed world of civil engineering and architecture.

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Proposal for Change Project

My goal is to disrupt thoughtless passage through life by altering the city environment in ways that ask people to examine and reevaluate the way they interact with their world; especially the highly constructed world of civil engineering and architecture.

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Iteration

YouTube / DerTarchinPro – via Iframely YouTube / DerTarchinPro – via Iframely  

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Iteration

YouTube / DerTarchinPro – via Iframely YouTube / DerTarchinPro – via Iframely  

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Change Iteration

  Fantasy intervention, made miniature sculptures and placed them in public spaces Original idea was to put posters that implied the existence of fantastical creatures, however, due to some legality issues. Moved on to physical sculptures occupying public spaces. Things

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Change Iteration

  Fantasy intervention, made miniature sculptures and placed them in public spaces Original idea was to put posters that implied the existence of fantastical creatures, however, due to some legality issues. Moved on to physical sculptures occupying public spaces. Things

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change iteration

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1st Iteration Change

  This is a draft of the Google form that a person would be asked to fill out. It asks for all the necessary info to make an appointment at CAPS, also asking for preferred method of contact and dates/times

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1st Iteration Change

  This is a draft of the Google form that a person would be asked to fill out. It asks for all the necessary info to make an appointment at CAPS, also asking for preferred method of contact and dates/times

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Change First Iteration

For this iteration I handed out 6 drawing kits this last Easter Sunday from 10-11 AM. All of the kits were accepted fairly quickly. Below are pictures of the prototype drawing kit, as well as its key elements. In order

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Change First Iteration

For this iteration I handed out 6 drawing kits this last Easter Sunday from 10-11 AM. All of the kits were accepted fairly quickly. Below are pictures of the prototype drawing kit, as well as its key elements. In order

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    Evelyn Pandos and I spread chalk messages throughout campus from researched articles and theories about gentrification in Pittsburgh. The goal was for these statements to start a conversation so we uploaded them to Overheard At CMU and the

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    Evelyn Pandos and I spread chalk messages throughout campus from researched articles and theories about gentrification in Pittsburgh. The goal was for these statements to start a conversation so we uploaded them to Overheard At CMU and the

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Change: First Iteration

For my first iteration, I recorded the things I would say if it were my last conversation with my parents. I tried filming the video in multiple settings – my room, an empty room, a library, and the outdoors. These

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Change: First Iteration

For my first iteration, I recorded the things I would say if it were my last conversation with my parents. I tried filming the video in multiple settings – my room, an empty room, a library, and the outdoors. These

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change first iteration

I tried laser cutting on different types of stone, and here are a few types I tested on. I am interested in moving forward with the lightest colored stone based on the tests. The light colored stone when gone over three

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change first iteration

I tried laser cutting on different types of stone, and here are a few types I tested on. I am interested in moving forward with the lightest colored stone based on the tests. The light colored stone when gone over three

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Change: Iteration

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Change: Iteration

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