Jeffrey Augustine Songco’s ArtPrize installation “Revelry” at Calder Plaza is a 200 foot long chain link fence originally decorated with 2,700 pounds of Mardi Gras beads.
Only a fraction of those beads remain after most were taken by ArtPrize visitors on Saturday.
Jeffrey Augustine Songco's ArtPrize installation "Revelry" at Calder Plaza is a 200 foot long chain link fence decorated with 2,700 pounds of Mardi Gras beads.
Songco explains how the piece came together, the use of color and more.
Here is a great story for all of my media friends and reporters out there.
Television news reporters know that when they report live from a public area, there's always the chance that an unwelcome "visitor" will enter their shot and try to get some face time.
Woke up this morning at 4:30am and headed out to Family Fare on Lake Michigan Drive for a LIVE broadcast with Chuck La Tour. I was filling in for Andy Rent who is vacationing at the REAL Mardi Gras in the French Quarters. So much fun today...