A Long Wait

Erin Colleen Johnson
Awarded Amount: $6500


“A Long Wait” is an event series and platform for artistic inquiry that uses Fort Gorges – located at the entrance to Casco Bay outside of Portland, Maine – as context, material, and site. Erin Colleen Johnson will curate and commission video, sound, and social practice artworks by individual artists and collaborative groups for debut at Fort Gorges in Summer 2016. The public will be invited to join in weekend excursions to the fort, during which participating artists and artworks will facilitate inventive and meaningful engagement with this unique site.