Fellows and Staff at GA/GI 2011

April 1, 2011–April 2, 2011

Penn Avenue Arts District

STUDIO Artist Research Associate, Amisha Gadani and Research fellows, Rich Pell and David Bear will present their work at the Geek Arts/Green Innovators, or GA/GI festival in the Penn Avenue Arts District (Negley to Mathilda) April 1 & 2. Gadani will present her Skink Dress, an interactive costume inspired by the defensive behavior of skinks whose colorful tails can detach when grabbed by a predator, at the Eco/Tech Fashion Show at the Pittsburgh Glass Center. Pell will officially open the new home for the Center for Post Natural History at 4193 Penn Ave, likely including some old and new exhibits from the museum he directs. Bear will exhibit the first Pittsburgh Gigapanorama at The Glass Lofts, and has organized a team to take gigapan photos at the event between 6:00pm-7:00pm on Friday and 12:00pm-1:00pm on Saturday.

Gadani at Pittsburgh Glass Center: 5472 Penn Avenue, April 1 evening
Pell at Center for Post Natural History: 4193 Penn Avenue, April 1 evening
Bear at The Glass Lofts: 5491 Penn Avenue, April 1-2 all day