Know your City: Take a Walk


Presented by Faculty of Design instructor Shawn Micallef

 
DateFriday, March 7, 2008

Cost

Free. Cash Bar

Location

University of Toronto Art Centre 15 King's College Circle, Toronto, Ontario

Take an hour-long algorithmic walk -- where each turn is predetermined by a simple formula, removing choice and likely leading to an undiscovered part of the city. The walks designed by Shawn Micallef co-founder of the location-based mobile phone documentary project [murmur] will be followed by a collaborative psychogeographic map making party at University of Toronto Art Centre.

DateFriday, March 7, 2008

Cost

Free. Cash Bar

Website Location

University of Toronto Art Centre 15 King's College Circle, Toronto, Ontario

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Friday, March 7, 2008

Take an hour-long algorithmic walk -- where each turn is predetermined by a simple formula, removing choice and likely leading to an undiscovered part of the city. The walks designed by Shawn Micallef co-founder of the location-based mobile phone documentary project [murmur] will be followed by a collaborative psychogeographic map making party at University of Toronto Art Centre.

Venue & Address: 
University of Toronto Art Centre 15 King's College Circle, Toronto, Ontario
Cost: 
Free. Cash Bar
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