Paula Crown in collaboration with Theaster Gates’s studio, Studio Gang Architects and the Design Apprenticeship Program at the Arts Incubator at the University of Chicago; performances with the New World Symphony and the Alma Dance Theater
Miami Design District
December 2014 to May 2016
The 3,200-square-foot installation was used as a site for music and dance performances, yoga and other community events.
PERforation, the 25-foot sculptural centerpiece of Transposition
Dragon Ridge on TRANSPOSITION premiered at Art Basel Miami Beach 2015.
For Have A Ball, the Miami Design District enjoyed a family night during the evening of the Summer Solstice.
The Alma Dance Theater gave several site-specific performances.
Their costumes and choreography related directly to the geometry and landscape of the site.
Dragon Ridge literally pulled the line into the air from the original drawing. Pictured here is 1 of the 6 total sculptures.
In November 2015, 10,000 pounds of live oak leaves were shipped to the site; students from Design and Architecture Senior High School assisted with the dispersal.