UN/EARTHED is a cultural event that features interactive exhibits that continue the conversation instigated by our recent issue, Platescrapers. The event is open to the public and aims to engage the full spectrum of participation, from discourse to action.
Saturday, June 9th :: 7–10pm
Gallery @ Living Room Realty
1530 W. Superior
Featuring the work of:
Stewart Hicks, Allison Newmeyer, Joseph Altshuler, Annie Lambla, Thomas Hillier, Greg Corso, Kyle Andrew Sturgeon, Eylül Kethüda Wintermeyer, Francesco Vedovato, and Katherine Darnstadt.
Groundscrapers UN/EARTHED celebrated the release of SOILED’s inaugural issue: Groundscrapers! The event aimed to re-mediate the work of Groundscrapers in a format that is not bound by the dimensions of the printed page. As a participatory live event, UN/EARTHED provoked further discussion about the work of the Department of Unusual Certainties, Stewart Hicks + Allison Newmeyer, Rael San Fratello Architects, John Szot Studio, Dan Weissman, and Katherine Darnstadt.
Throughout the course of the evening, visitors engaged in the Chicago Institute for Land Generation’s Accumulation Officer election, participated in a DIRTea tasting, excavated Bee City local honey, and enjoyed filthy refreshments of all kinds.