RIOT FEST CHICAGO + JBD by Jen Bachelder

I'd love to set up a booth at this year's Riot Fest to create a new piece, live, using only the trash folks give me on site. I'm imagining maps that get wrecked by the mud, cups that get crushed in the rush, clothes that get ripped in the pit, empty boxes from the beer tent... anything that would get tossed at the end of the night.

I'd like to engage with attendees, talking about ways they can help keep the park clean. The hope is that if they're looking for trash I could use in my piece, they'll be more aware of what's on the ground around them.

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