THIS IS A SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!
We need your help building our new community arts space and
keeping our brand of art alive and well in Iowa City. We come with a
simple plea for our capital campaign with an incentive we feel visually
and symbolically represents who were are, who we serve, and how every
bit of support is valuable to us.
are asking you to add your dot, detail, dollar, point, place,
position, click, network, node, or mark (make a
mark!) to our fundraising (drawing) campaign for a new space.
Right now, we have just started and three people have
pledged support for our performance-remodeling, gallery-building,
capital campaign. One way to visualize our current support is like this:
Continuing this exercise (taking Sol LeWitt’s Wall Drawing #118 as inspiration) one can easily see what something like 20 supporters can create:
It’s more complex, compelling, and attractive. We like
this idea. We like the interconnectedness it represents, the support it
symbolizes, and the process it unfolds. We are going to physically
embody this concept and ask for your help in making this symbolic
gesture, a drawing that will be drawn by all of us and housed in our new
Please add your node to our network. All donors will get a
point on our drawing and all the connections that point allows. You will
add to the complexity of what we do in the space and see your
financial support physically manifest in this drawing. We
will continue to update the drawing and it will be a center-piece to
the new PS1, both visually (on a prominent wall in the space) and
symbolically (as a constant reminder of our community).
Donate now and add to our efforts, our community, our drawing. Keep up with the progress on our website or facebook page,
or come see the work-in-progress at 120 N. Dubuque St. The
beginnings of this drawing will be unveiled on Dec. 20th at the One Good Hit exhibition.
Thanks for your attention and allowing us our simple solicitation.
Public Space ONE