Some Time Between Us, a project by artist Emily Fitzgerald, pairs 22 students from NE Portland’s Beaumont Middle School with older adults from the nearby Hollywood Senior Center. The group spent six weeks investigating their individual and cultural expressions of identity, independence and interdependence through storytelling, writing and photography.
During the intergenerational exchange, the senior and youth participants generated questions for each other and shared many individual personal reflections. The result of those conversations is documented in a series of five panels that are temporarily installed at the following bus shelters:
- NE 33rd & Killingsworth
- NE 27th & Killingsworth
- NE Freemont and 42nd
- NE Sandy and 42nd
- SE Cesar Chavez Blvd & Stark
Take some time this summer to view the panels, which come down Sept. 9. Read more about the project at Photography as a Social Practice.
The project was supported by a grant from the Regional Arts and Culture Council.