Two-part project in and about public space: Enraged, Inertia Ran Off
10 artists intervene with abandoned banner posts at the corner of James Street North and Wilson Street in Hamilton. Hitoko Okada, Ingrid Mayrhofer, Lynn Hutchinson Lee, Amelia Jiménez, Vessna Perunovich, Erika DeFreitas, Insoon Ha, Elaine Whittaker, Wing Yee Tong, Sandra Brewster. Curated by Rita Camacho Lomeli.
Public Space Works in collaboration with Red Tree artists, dubpoet Klyde Broox and printmaker Ingrid Mayrhofer, Hamilton City Staff designed a series of banners now on display on King William Street, downtown Hamilton. Coordinated by Andrea Lemus for Red Tree, and Jodi Coville and Barry Conway for CUPE 5167. Supported by the Ontario Arts Council, the Canada Council
-special thanks to Jodi and Barry at CUPE 5167, Hamilton Public Art Officer Ken Coit, and Ward 2 Councillor Jason Farr.