conNECKtedTOO by the Charleston Rhizome Collective Presents “BET ON ME, I BET ON YOU” Interactive, Multi-disciplinary Art Installation for Piccolo Spoleto 2019

Tiny Business – Barney Blakeney of the Charleston Chronicle

Beginning Saturday, May 25, conNECKtedTOO by the Charleston Rhizome Collective will celebrate past and present TINY BUSINESS in the MLK District downtown (Spring Street and Cannon Street) with “BET ON ME, I BET ON YOU,” a series of multi-media art, scavenger hunts, interactive tour/performances and story sharing opportunities anchored by an installation at the Cannon Street Arts Center (134 Cannon Street).

All events start or take place at the Cannon Street Arts Center and are free and open to the public. At sites or inside of TINY businesses along Charleston’s MLK District these interventions and art projects will focus on TINY businesses and the communities they serve. The newly opened Cannon Street Arts Center provides a point of orientation to experience what conNECKtedTOO is doing to increase awareness of the cultural significance of TINY BUSINESS in Charleston as urban planners push out the small, the singular, the local.

View the complete schedule with descriptions below. For more information, contact the Charleston Rhizome Collective at conNECKtedTOO@gmail.com or call 843-607-5811 or 843-209-7902.

As a group where Education, Art and Activism intersect, the Charleston Rhizome Collective – grassroots, intergenerational and interracial by design – has committed to conNECKtedTOO, a project of Art & Culture In/With Community For Economic Development.

 

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