See Past – Sea Front, Portslade 2011. Photo: CiCi Blumstein
The Measuring Room installation as part of the Times, Lines & Interludes event we designed for BLB Chartered Surveyors & Engineers to mark their move into new premises. This installation was set up in BLB’s kitchen, and the little movement sequence was captured just before taking it down again the next day. More about the event …
The Measuring Room is a confined and exact space that challenges participants to negotiate and engage with its rules – visitors are asked to play with a simple urban planning rule, the Floor Area Ratio, within the clearly defined space of a large sculptural measuring triangle. The more they play and physically negotiate / inhabit this triangular space, the more creative plot paper they will be able to take away with them, to use as they wish. In the context of the BLB event, participants used BLB’s packing paper, and created their own parcel of time to take away. More about the Measuring Room …
Above: The Measuring Room @ BLB – installation, CiCi Blumstein 2010. Photos: Joseph Young
Congratulations to fellow Involuntary Park Ranger Johanna! She has been selected from a national call-out to receive mentoring and professional development as part of The Independents Leadership development for artists and practitioners at Battersea Arts Centre, in partnership with the Cultural Leadership Programme. Over the next few months, Johanna will be attending a number of Inspiration days across the UK as well as having the benefit of one-to-one mentoring sessions at BAC.