In Situ Talk Three: “How To Make Living Sustainable”
Mel Chin in conversation with Elizabeth Yeampierre
Moderated by Marcel Van Ooyen
Creative Time and The New York Public Library (NYPL) are proud to present the latest installment of their collaborative venture In Situ, a site-specific series of conversations pairing leading artists and intellectuals to address critical topics of our time.
“How To Make Living Sustainable” is the final of three conversations in iconic locations throughout New York City this year. The afternoon will focus on topics of climate change, environmental justice, and sustainability and will take place at Sims Municipal Recycling, a-state-of-the-art recycling plant on Sunset Park’s industrial waterfront. “How To Make Living Sustainable” will feature artist and activist Mel Chin, internationally renowned attorney and environmental and climate justice leader Elizabeth Yeampierre of the Brooklyn-based organization UPROSE, and GrowNYC President and CEO Marcel Van Ooyen.
Sims Municipal Recycling
472 2nd Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11232