All are invited to join us for “Wandering the Pike” with artist Graham Coreil-Allen to explore and reimagine the urban and suburban space of Columbia Pike! This alternative walking tour takes place two Sundays (11:00 am until 12:30 pm), September 11th and 18th, 2016, beginning at the Columbia Pike Farmers Market (look for the “Come Wander” sign). All are invited to participate and help direct our route as we take turns sharing our insights into the history, design and uses of everyday public spaces. Free and open to the public, reservations are not required but encouraged. RSVP to Paul Shortt at:firstname.lastname@example.orgAbout Graham Coreil-Allen
Graham Coreil-Allen is a Baltimore-based public artist who explores the constructs and engages the contradictions of the everyday built environment through videos, maps, public installations, writing and walking tours. Coreil-Allen received his MFA from Maryland Institute College of Art and has staged projects for numerous spaces, places and events, including the The Deitch/Creative Time Art Parade, Eyebeam, openhouseNY, Washington Project for the Arts, Arlington Art Center, Artscape, Transmodern Festival, Current Space, Baltimore City, and the US Pavilion at the 13th International Venice Architecture Biennale.
About Arlington Cultural Affairs
Arlington Arts is the presenting arm of Arlington Cultural Affairs, a County division charged with fostering a creative environment that encourages collaboration, innovation and community participation. We do this by providing material support to artists, and arts organizations, in the form of grants, facilities and theater technology; through a commitment to integrating award-winning Public Art into our built environment; and with high-quality performing, literary, visual and new media programs across the County.
WHO: Arlington Arts presents
WHAT: “Wandering the Pike” with artist Graham Coreil-Allen
WHEN: Two Sundays (11:00 am until 12:30 pm September 11 and 18, 2016
WHERE: Columbia Pike Farmer’s Market 2820 Columbia Pike, Arlington VA 22204