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'Fantastic Voyage' Workshop: Learn How to Make Pomegranate-Cherry Gummies

Sunday, April 29, 2018

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

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This hands-on workshop will use the backdrop of the Fantastic Voyage exhibition to explore the history of the Green Revolution and the rise of industrial food production. We will take a closer look at how food has migrated from a source of health and wellness to a co-opted capitalist tool designed to create a dependency on (and some would say addiction to) processed foods and all of its sugar, salt and fat configurations.

Participants will learn how to make pomegranate-cherry gummies as an example of regaining a comprehensive understanding of food for sale versus the food we grow and/or prepare ourselves.

This workshop is offered as part of the Fantastic Voyage exhibition by artists Stefani Bardin and Assaf Tamir. The immersive installation explores the role of food production in our personal health and the health of the environment.

Location

Freshkills Park Studio + Gallery Accessible
2240 Richmond Avenue, Staten Island NY
Staten Island
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Street parking is available nearby.

Cost

Free  

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Freshkills Park

Categories

Education, Art

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