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My full PhD Confirmation Report

As promised here is my full PhD Confirmation Report, submitted in April 2015
as a PDF document:

Alternatively, below is the Title/Research Question/Abstract for all those of you who… 311 more words

Tal Fitzpatrick

Cathy Treadaway; Making A Difference

Last night I was the only attendee of the Research Seminar, which is a shame because the absentees really missed out.

Cathy Treadaway, the speaker, Professor of Creative Practice at Cardiff School of Art and Design, is making an amazing difference to the lives of people with dementia, an exponentially growing sector of the world’s population.   180 more words


Test Plot #1 at Silverwood Park

Silverwood Park is an urban art and nature gem tucked in a quiet neighborhood at the crux of 694 & 35W.  It’s also the home of the Sunflower Revolution’s Test Plot #1.   163 more words

New Resource Added to the Database: Detroit Research

website: Detroit Research

Today we are featuring a new resource from Detroit, Detroit Research. They have one issue out so far and a really great interface for reading it in a browser. 134 more words


Seed Hubs along The Green Line! For a limited time only!

Come & get ’em! Free sunflower seeds for you to take and plant in wild urban spaces, rundown places or your own backyard.

Pssst.  We may have surpassed our funding goal! 84 more words

Juliette Walker - Madison, Wisconsin

Briefly describe the work you do.  

As an artist, I see myself as a maker of objects, spaces, conversations, and communities. My art practice is socially based and often takes form as events, installations, and interactions.  1,024 more words


What is it socially engaged artists do? My reply to @caracourage

Cara Courage has asked socially engaged/ social practice artists a question: What do you do?

This is my reply I shared with Cara on her Facebook post… 71 more words

Socially Engaged Art