Some images of the Kookers out and about... "They run around the streets, interacting freely with everyone and everything they encounter, unaware of the social constructs we have created..."
Photo Credit: Olivia Peters (1,4, 8),Meghan White (2,3,4), Brianna Blunt (5,8), Pei Jung (9), Er Chawayos (10)
Playspace created for my first solo show at Flux Factory. Viewers were welcomed to ENTER THE WORLD OF KOOKERVILLE! In this contained (and very pink!) world, viewers activated the space - transforming into Kookers, redefining the surroundings, and ultimately tapping into their inner-child…
Solo Show at MAD Museum
“In Kookerville,MAD’s Fall 2017 Van Lier Fellow Lexy Ho-Tai presents mixed-media artworks and soft sculptures crafted from found and recycled materials, exploring the intersection between craft and play. As part of the Museum’s Fellow Focus series, the exhibition considers art and accessibility in the context of Kookerville, an imagined world created by Ho-Tai, which will be activated by a culminating participatory performance.” More information about the show here.
Curated by Cathleen Lewis and Marissa Passi, on view at the Museum of Art and Design in Manhattan.