Guided Tour of Let's Talk About Bikes
Sun, Aug 5, 2012Times:
11:00 AM - NoonDescription:
In conjunction with Circle The City, Greenway edition, join the BSA and guest curators from over,under on Sunday, August 5, at 11:00 am at BSA Space (290 Congress Street, Boston) for a guided tour of Let's Talk About Bikes. Admire the craft, beauty and innovation of bikes by local manufacturers, and investigate themes of production, use and impact. Let's Talk About Bikes explores the many urban cultures spawned by the bicycle: alternative societies such as SCUL; leisure riders and events like Hub on Wheels; community educational groups such as Cycle Kids; the work cultures of pedicabbies and bicycle messengers; and enthusiasm for cycling demonstrated through clubs, teams and races.
Let's Talk About Bikes aims to raise awareness and foster dialogue about the role of the bicycle in cities today. Don't miss this chance to explore this thought-provoking exhibit with the curators themselves. The tour is free and open to all; no RSVP required.
290 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210Event WebsiteContact Email