DIGITAL SALAD opens on Sept. 2, 6pm-11pm ~ an edible art project | digitalsalad.org |
DigitalSalad is an edible art project that involves growers, creatives and technology to generate an artful community learning experience through installation with performative aspects and online and gallery exhibition. The charm of a local farmette will be installed in the urban, neighborhood gallery space, assemble. Throughout the month – eat fresh local harvest, connect to others in the community and sit for a spell, imagine yourself transported to the farm. Each friday from 3pm until dusk, visit the pop-up produce stand and participate in digital salad making.
Join ASSEMBLE on September 9th at 10am for an onsite chef prepared brunch tasting of harvest from Churchview Farm. Add your photos to the collection of crowd-sourced images of community gardens, personal plots to what you are eating on your plate. Submit it to email@example.com
Heather Mallak is a seasoned installation artist and digital innovation professional. She utilizes her degree in interactive media working for such clients as Girls, Math & Science Partnership, Carnegie Science Center, the Mattress Factory and recently the YWCA. Heather has been producing and curating shows, performances, exhibits and installations in and around Pittsburgh for more than a decade. Her personal work has appeared on television, in magazines, and in numerous blogs. In recent years, she has expanded her circle of influence, broadening her sense of community and collaborators. Heather is the HM of DYHM Creative.