Elastic City: Prompts for Participatory Walks

Notes

Includes instructions from more than 35 artists’ walks along with a section that features the insights and philosophy of Elastic City Founder who spent 14 years presenting and refining walks. The section, titled ‘Creating Your Own Walk,’ covers conceptual, narrative and logistical concerns, how to encourage participation and how to best promote this work.

Editor Todd Shalom
Publisher Elastic City
ISBN 978-0-578-46775-7
Reference P4003
Date 2019
Type Publication

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