Admiring art ... slowly
In the footsteps of the Slow Food movement comes Slow Art. , 46 cities around the world are participating in International Slow Art Day.
Research shows that people spend as few as eight seconds looking at a single
We will provide participants with a list of works to look at and a map for locating them in WAM. Participants will view the art on their own or with a friend. Organizers encourage people to attend with a friend or family member. We request that children under 12 years attend with a parent.
Slow Art Worcester Details:
Saturday, April 17, 2010
Worcester Art Museum
55 Salisbury Street | Worcester, MA
11:00AM - 12:30PM - art viewing, 1:00PM -2:00PM Lunch The Museum Cafe
Meet at 10:30 in the Lancaster lobby if you can for a quick hello and you are off on your own to enjoy the selections. Remember, sharing is fun with friends, so I urge you to sign up with a friend, your mom, or the personal next to you at the Bean Counter!
The list and map are provided with online registration at http://slowartworcester2010.eventbrite.com.
If you are on Facebook, check out the fan page for Slow Art, you can get inspiration from the global community that is involved. I just love how Facebook makes this world a little smaller!
Twitter hashtag for Slowart: #slowart
For more information and to see the expanse of global ideas and to learn more about the Reading Odyssey, see http://showsupport.typepad.com/odyssey/
~Michelle and Kathy