The term “mindfulness” is seemingly everywhere these days, as evidenced by the explosion in yoga and pilates throughout our culture. But is mindfulness new to the arts, or is this just a different way of thinking about the path toward creativity that artists have followed for centuries? Have we captured your attention?
The public is getting a chance to purchase the original, community-created ceramic place settings used during the Fringe Festival debut of “Place/Setting,” a performance and dinner.
The event was created by Pones Inc., visual artist Pam Kravetz and documentarian Ian Forsgren with the intention of diffusing stereotypes and cultivating empathy by challenging guests to share a meal and discover stories of local immigrants.