XYZ Atlas: Hedonic Map of Austin at Elisabet Ney Museum for WEST

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XYZ Atlas: Hedonic Map of Austin at Elisabet Ney Museum for WEST

XYZ at WEST

FREE EVENTS

Saturday, May 9, 2015, 11:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday, May 10, 2015, 11:00am – 6:00pm (Mother’s Day)
Saturday, May 16, 2015, 11:00am – 6:00pm (3rd Annual Ney Day)
Sunday, May 17, 2015, 11:00am – 6:00pm

Austin artist Jennifer Chenoweth will present new work from the XYZ Atlas: the Hedonic Map of Austin, a public art project that connects feelings and places. On the first weekend of WEST (May 9-10), people are invited to flag a large-scale map of Austin with their meaningful experiences.

There will be a crafts table for kids to make emotion flowers for their Moms. There will be some food truck vendors on site too.

On the second weekend (May 16-17), a large outdoor sculpture,”Dance of the Cosmos”, will debut at the Ney Day Celebration and continue on exhibition until Spring 2016. A large-scale, solar powered mechanical lotus bloom that is in sync with the sun.