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Lisa Cooley Looking for Volunteers to ‘Hold Conversations in the Gallery’ for Darren Bader Piece

Darren Bader, “A conversation between two plants; a conversation between plants from different species; a conversation between a plant and something made of plant cells; a conversation between Tim and Gaffi; a conversation between you and some energy source you don’t care about; (a conversation between you and) something you believe in; a plant with a hat.” (Courtesy Andrew Kreps Gallery)

Lower East Side art dealer Lisa Cooley is hunting for volunteers to participate in a work by artist Darren Bader included in the gallery’s group show that opens this week, “Air de Pied-à-terre.” The work is called (take a deep breath) A conversation between two plants; a conversation between plants from different species; a conversation between a plant and something made of plant cells; a conversation between Tim and Gaffi; a conversation between you and some energy source you don’t care about; (a conversation between you and) something you believe in; a plant with a hat. The gallery has posted a call for volunteers on the New York Foundation for the Arts’ website; the lucky participants will take part in the fourth section of this instructive title–”a conversation between Tim and Gaffi.” What will they be doing? Read More