Friday, December 21, 2012
Bonnie Ora Sherk
Crossroads Community (the farm) 1976 Dia / transparency 35 mm.
“Portable Park IV - past-present-future = A Living Library,”Bonnie Ora Sherk,
photo made by Susan Slade Sanchez
“Portable Park IV - past-present-future = A Living Library,” is the work of Bonnie Ora Sherk, an artist/environmentalist/landscape architect who, in the 1970s, made 24-hour parks in unlikely places, bringing sod, trees, and farm animals into the streets of downtown San Francisco.
Interview with the artist here: