Mobile House for Urban Migrant Workers

Mobile House for Urban Migrant Workers

Jenny Polak Wood, plywood, Weathertyte vinyl, clear vinyl, Coroplast, flashing, hoses, paint 2007 / The First Presbyterian Church With tongue-in-cheek, Jenny Polak’s Mobile House for Urban Migrant Workers suggests a fictional solution for housing urban migrant workers...
INVERSE J. ROLL/RUSTDROP

INVERSE J. ROLL/RUSTDROP

Susan Kleinberg Series of 8 photographs, drawing (ink on paper), sound 2007 / The First Presbyterian Church The original impetus for Kleinberg’s installation comes from the story of the church. Founded in 1662, the church was rebuilt in 1813 by being pulled by mules...
Gathering The Diaspora

Gathering The Diaspora

Gabriela Galván Mixed media installation and performance 2007 / The First Presbyterian Church Inspired by the diversity of the community in Jamaica, Galvan proposed a project based on the participation of locals. She invited the members of the local community to...
Today

Today

Jon Cuyson Banner 2007 / The First Presbyterian Church An eleventh hour administrative snafu derailed Jon Cuyson III’s original idea and swung the site around in front of the concept, reflecting the overall project’s title, Jamaica Flux. A wall at the prospective site...