Chloe Bass

In Performance: iCan Social Project and Exhibition (Brooklyn, NY, USA)

iCan Social Project and Exhibition August 30-September 30, 2012 Opens August 30, 8PM and continues for 4 subsequent Thursdays with performances starting at 8pm, free and open to the public IV Soldiers Gallery 184 Noll Street Brooklyn, NY 11237 During this experimentally-organized and collectively-curated project, social arts projects and performances become part of a month-long exhibition. Likewise, the act of collecting cans for the 5c rebate becomes a collaborative social performance and an attempt at survival as 11 artists use the returnable container laws to raise artist fees, gallery space and studio rental, transportation costs, and more. As cans accumulate in the gallery space IV Soldiers, filling up the front window, artists will make performances in and with the cans each Thursday...