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NYC: Join Us for the Opening of Mired in the Bayou Oct. 15!

Posted By Diane Pham On September 30, 2010 @ 3:00 pm In Announcements,Art,New York City | No Comments

Join Inhabitat for the Mired in the Bayou opening reception in NYC!

We’ve all seen images of the Gulf Oil Spill [2] – filmy waters, desolate shorelines and blackened, lifeless animals — but what about the lives and livelihoods that have been destroyed? On October 15th at the 99% Gallery [3], Inhabitat will present Mired in the Bayou [4], a brand new mixed-medium exhibit premiering in New York City [5]. Mired in the Bayou [4] presents a thought-provoking portraiture project, audio narratives, and objects from the coast that reveal how the BP Spill [2] has impacted and continues to impact individuals in the community of Bayou La Batre, Alabama‚Äôs once lucrative seafood capital. Watch our trailer above for a sneak peek into the exhibit and some behind the scenes footage of the project being made. You can also read about it here [4]!

OPENING RECEPTION: October 15, 2010, 7-10 PM

LOCATION: 99% Gallery, 99 North 10th, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY 11211

View Larger Map [6]

READ MORE > [4]

Special thanks to Jonathan Wing [7]for his amazing video and original music!


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[1] http://www.vimeo.com/15383178: http://www.vimeo.com/15383178

[2] Gulf Oil Spill: http://inhabitat.com/index.php?s=gulf+oil+spill

[3] 99% Gallery: http://www.ninetyninegallery.com/

[4] Mired in the Bayou: http://inhabitat.com/2010/09/22/presenting-mired-in-the-bayou-an-inhabitat-oil-spill-exhibit-nyc/

[5] New York City: http://www.inhabitat.com/nyc

[6] View Larger Map: http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=embed&hl=en&geocode=&q=99+North+10th+Street,+Brooklyn,+New+York,+NY&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=37.052328,86.572266&ie=UTF8&hq=&hnear=99+N+10th+St,+Brooklyn,+Kings,+New+York+11211&z=14&ll=40.720837,-73.958066

[7] Jonathan Wing : http://www.jonathanwing.com

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