2012.748

Title

IMG_4117.JPG

ID

2012.748

Alternate Title

Lauren Bon and Strawberry Flag host "High Tea #1"

Date

October 1 2009 (date created)

Type

Photography

Subtype

Digital image

Technique

Digital Photography

Description

Approximately 70 guests and 30 Metabolic Studio Team members and CWT veterans gather to share tea with bread, jam and watercress (both produced by the project) on the quad in front of Bldg. 209. Metabolic Studio team members are costumed in white labcoats with name tags (hosts), white Strawberry Flag aprons (co-hosts) and green jumpsuits (other staff); depending on their roles. Guest sit at nine tea tables, each of which has a host and co-host. Roxanne Steinberg rakes sand and performs. Hosts and Co-Hosts change tables every five minutes to regale a new table with their stories and conversation. Guests recieve strawberry plants to plant in the aquaponic piping. Douglas Lee performs Strawberry Fields Forever on his glass and water instrument.

Related People/Organizations

Joshua White (photographed by)

Related Action

Related Project/Silo