The fifth annual Free City festival brings dozens of musicians, artists, designers, scientists, ecologists, and engineers to the Chevy Commons to explore ecology and technology through interactive installations, metabolic projections, murals, inflatable structures, sonic water pipes, screen prints, dance, citizen science, home-made vehicles, and other emerging fields at the intersection of art, ecology, and technology.
Free City 2017 features artists and engineers including Tzarinas of the Plain, Matthias Neumann, Ryan Gregory, Nick Tobier, A2D Dance Company, Sandra Branch, James Everhart, Pauly Everett, Michael Flynn, FIG Projects, Gregory Lang, Amelie Marzec, Jim Cohen, Rodney Campbell, Steve Coy, Spencer Lippert, Virginia Melnyk, Paolo Pedini, Melisa Morgan, Desiree Duell, Jonathan Rule, Tomei Seo, Jan Tichy, Dennis Summers, Michael Styczynski, Stanzi Vaubel, Ariel Sammone, Jay Rowland, and Rebecca Smith.
Dates: Aug. 18 – 19, 2017, 6 pm – 11 pm
Where: Chevy Commons at Stevenson
With support from Andy Warhol Foundation for the Arts, Greater Flint Arts Council, and Black Rock Arts Foundation.