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Jeff Kasper, Laura Scherling, GREENSPACENYC
Civic Art Lab (2011-present) is the perennial platform that engages hundreds of participants in free public workshops at host locations in Chinatown, the Lower East Side (Manhattan) and Bed-Stuy (Brooklyn) merging environmental topics and experiential, design-based, learning. The project is organized by the volunteer-led collective GREENSPACENYC, which was founded in 2010, and to date has led over 200 programs.
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public pedagogy, sustainability, design, citizen science, placemaking
New York, NY
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Kasper, Jeff and Scherling, Laura, "Civic Art Lab: Reflections on Art, Design and Sustainability" (2019). Civic Art Lab. 1.