5X20 event benefitting CicLAvia next week!
CicLAvia is excited about an event coming up next Tuesday July 20th:
5X20 / SEED
brought to you by Mia Lehrer + Associates
7pm Tuesday, July 20, 2010
at THIS Gallery 5906 North Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90042
in Highland Park on Figueroa near Avenue 60
easy walking distance from Metro Gold Line Highland Park Station
Free admission, but ample opportunities to donate and support CicLAvia while you’re there. Including new CicLAvia merch: hand-screened T-shirts, buttons, and maybe more! Bring cash, check, credit card or gold bullion to make your tax-deductible donation!
The “5X20 Urban Canvas Series” is a new event where a couple dozen speakers will each show five slides and talk for 20 seconds about each slide! It’s high-stakes rapid-fire power point at its most urbane! Each night has a theme:
Event #1: Streets & Alleys, 07/20/10
Featured Speakers: CicLAvia’s Joe Linton, JD Sax, and more!
Event #2: Rooftops, 08/17/10
Event #3: Walls & Billboards, 09/21/10
Hosts Mia Lehrer + Associates are one of L.A.’s premiere Landscape Architecture firms focused on great enviromentally-sustainable public spaces. From their website:
[We work on] high quality open spaces such as healthy parks, schools and waterways, as well as vibrant streets and neighborhoods. We work with private clients, design teams, non-profits, public agencies and corporate clients to create landscapes for the 21st century.
Big thanks to THIS Gallery, too. Here’s a image from their current exhibition: