Friday, September 9, 6-8pm
At EFA Project Space, 323 West 39th St, 2nd Floor
EFA Project Space presents iraqimemorial.org opening reception and related performances. A number of performance by iraqimemorial.org artists will take place during the opening and throughout the show: Jack Toolin will be collecting photos of participants for My Space for Your Life, an ongoing creation of Facebook pages for deceased Iraqi civilians. Chuck Chaney will perform the durational One Was Too Many, folding many tiny tissues in the representation of a flag folding ceremony.
Mark Skwarek and John Craig Freeman will premiere The U.S./Iraq War Memorial, an augmented reality public art project, which allows the public to view 3D caskets representing losses on both sides of the conflict.