2010 04/22 - 2010 05/28

URBAN CO. : Good Laborers “Please, Offer Me A Temporary Job!”

We are concerned about the fragments of urban changes which take place in our surroundings. In this new emerging art block, Urban Core, an assemblage of artists make up Urban Co., a temporary group to take actions and records. Through practice, artists as activists try to define the possibility of their positions in location, space, and the city. How does artists present themselves as practitioners of action? How do they practice their relationship with the society as a whole? 

 

“Good laborers” action group will act as temporary labor agency for specific clients - those shops or residences who have not yet moved away within the zones of Urban Core arts district. They exchange with the community as temporary laborers to document times of change in this area. We use our familiar tools to document our observation of these moments in urban development. We hope to come to some common construction with the community on site before the deadline.

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