WELCOME TO TODAY

Stitched Panorama

Tick tock, tick tock. Day in. Day out. It goes on.

滴答滴答,日复一日,时光就这样在指尖匆匆流逝。

First, at the beginning, it was by itself, wild and free.

开始,世界本是一片混沌,自然万物,荒僻凄凉。

Then man came, and gave birth to a new kind of creation.

然后,一种新型物种——人类,来了。

Still it wraps itself around man, but at what cost ?

于是人类渐渐繁衍后代,繁荣发展。但自然却也为此付出了代价。

In this mix media exhibition and action art demonstration Beyond the Bund & The Dirty Panda Society present you with ‘Welcome to Today’. An exhibition that depicts elements aimed to ignite awareness of natural resources, consumer trends & societal array.

Beyond the Bund 和 Dirty Panda Society将联合举办“欢迎来到今时今日”主题活动,通过混合媒体展览以及行为艺术表演向大家呈现自然发展与人类变化。希望提高人们对自然资源,消费趋势以及社会发展的意识。

 This event is in no way single faceted, with performing arts, a/v installations, debates and workshops gracing its 3 days. Each day will cover a key specific theme relevant to contemporary ideology: (day 1) societal engagement,

(day 2) discovering cultural identities (day 3) environment cues and concerns .

本次活动摒弃单一风格,将艺术表演,场地设置,专题论坛,交流辩论等多种元素相融合,为大家呈现这场为期3天的饕餮盛宴。活动涵盖社会,文化以及环境等三个方面。

throughout the day you can expect to view site specific art installations, be part of open bowl discussions with local intellectuals as well as interact in different action art performances; demonstrations that encapsulate the ideas and statements presented each day.

在这里,你可以观看场地艺术表演,参与开放包容的讨论,与行为艺术亲密接触,了解浓缩了当代社会生活思想的艺术表现。

In addition we will be hosting up-cycling and compost workshops. Attendees will be encouraged to bring along a bag of DRY WASTE and curate their own own installations from it.

除此之外,我们还举办循环利用以及混合肥料等专题讨论。鼓励参与者携带一袋垃圾入场,并利用废物布置自己的场地。

 This event is designed to survive not on simply listening and watching but interacting and doing, participation is the underling veins of the concept. At first it drives the consciousness to be frighten by the alluring changes and challenges in our present day world, However the move to enlightenment is a process that needs to be shared. we hope you take the time to join us!

活动现场,观众将不仅是扮演一种观看与倾听的角色,更重要的是积极互动,亲自动手。参与实践是本次活动对观众们的潜在要求。

WELCOME TO TODAY – daily schedule

欢迎来到今时今日——每日安排

April 14th,  Friday: Societal Engagement *

四月14日,周五:社会变化

(1) Welcome Reception: concept introduction begins at 5pm.

Action Art Series begins at 7pm

(2) Film Screening:

“let them talk” by Trillion Rexford

April 15th, Saturday: Discovering Cultural Identities*

四月15日,周六:探索文化认同

(1) Dialogue: sessions begin at 12pm

Speaker(s):

Eve Samyuktha Thyagarajan (Trending Veganism)  12pm

Jonas Merian (Up cycling Today!) 4pm

Fred Farrow (Stories of discovery) 5pm

(2) Performance: begin at 6pm

“I wish I were here” by Fred Farrow

“ untitled” by Vita

“The invisible man” by Zac

“Co-creation” by Baiba Rozenfelde and Pauan Soares

(3) Film Screenings:

“Dreams” by Akira Kurosawa 1pm

“Samsara” by Ron Fricke 3pm

 April 16th, Sunday: Environmental Cues and Concerns*

四月16日,周日:聚焦环境

(1) Dialogue: sessions begin at 12pm

Speaker(s):

Alizee Ccm (Zero Waste Shanghai) 12pm

Nitin Dani & Anne Ursinus (Green Initiatives) 4pm

Estel Vilar (Illuminators) 5pm

(2) Performance:

“Terre Mater” collaboration by Estel Vilar & Daniel Rojas 20mins

(3) Film screening:

“Before the flood” by Fisher Stevens 1:30pm

The event will be held at Maison 115, on Jiangxi Lu, (on the cross between Jiangxi Lu & Sijing Lu – East Nanjing Lu station). It starts on Friday the 14th of April at 11:30am to 9pm. The Event will go on for 3 days and end on Sunday the 16th of April 9pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

活动地点:Maison115, (江西路与泗泾路交叉口,南京东路地铁站)

活动时间:活动从四月14日周五开始11:30am-9pm,为期3天,四月16日周日9pm结束。

期待与您的会面!

TIME & Date: 11:30AM-9pm Friday 14th – Sunday 15th

活动时间:4月14-16日,周五-周日,12pm-11pm。

LOCATION: Maison 115 (Jiangxi Lu and Sijing Lu), near the Westin on the Bund.

活动地点:Maison 115(江西路115号,江西路与泗泾路交叉口,近外滩威斯汀酒店。)

TICKET (Including 2 complimentary Beverages)

票价(包括免费赠送的食物和饮料)

Event Organizers

Beyond the Bund is an experience led productions collective,

with the sole purpose of empowering people in shaping the future. We curate thought provoking events by presenting high caliber speakers, electricperformances and stimulating interactions, striving  to root a fertile landscape of positive initiatives in

Shanghai.

BTB是一个注重体验的策划团队。我们唯一的目标是激发人们塑造未来的愿望。BTB集结思想领袖,演讲者、志愿者,希望通过表演和互动的方式灌溉上海这片活力沃土。我们不定期的举办各种各样的活动,让疯狂的想法和出奇的见解碰撞出无限火花。

Dirty Panda Society* is an international creative collective, made up of individuals from various creative industries from around the world. Founded in 2014 by Adrian Tyus and Andong Zheng while attending university. Originally the pair wanted to establish a platform foundational in community building for non traditional artist (especially those living abroad), providing spaces for artist visits, talks and group exhibitions.  Over the next two years the team would expand networks to London, New York, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Berlin, Austin and Portland, initiating a variety of exhibition campaigns within a multi-disciplinary concentration. They’ve chosen to tackle societal constructs in a creative way from advocating new design approaches for rural regions whilst encouraging sustainable values and energy literacy. By doing this, Dirty Panda Society or DPS  hope to bring about awareness to relevant themes that shape each of our conceivable realities.

The Dirty Panda Society 是一个富有创造力的国际组织,汇集了世界各地各个创新行业的佼佼者。2014年由正在读大学的Adrian Tyus 和 Andong Zheng创立。创立初始,这对志同道合的朋友希望为一些非传统意义上的艺术家(特别是旅居海外的艺术家们)创建一个平台,为艺术家们的相互来访,交流以及展览提供场地。两年后,他们希望将自己的平台扩展到世界各地,包括伦敦,纽约,曼谷,香港,柏林,奥斯丁以及波特兰等。举办多种多样以多学科为基础的展览活动。他们希望运用富有创意的方法解决一些社会建设问题,譬如:将新型设计推广到农村建设,创造农村可持续发展价值。DPS希望将这种意识传播到相关领域,塑造可行性未来。


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