Public Program: Reception: Ilopango, the Volcano that Left @ The Sanctuary for Independent Media
3:00pm — 5:00pm
Celebrate the Troy, NY arrival of the sculpture Ilopango, the Volcano that Left by Beatriz Cortez as it travels the Hudson River onboard the John J. Harvey fireboat. On Sunday, October 29, the sculpture proceeds from Kingston’s Hudson River Maritime Museum to Troy’s Federal Lock and Dam, which marks the end of the tidal estuary and the meeting of the Mohawk and Hudson Rivers.
The reception will take place at The Sanctuary for Independent Media. RSVP by October 15.
- Meet at The Sanctuary for Independent Media by 3:00PM for informal introductions and light refreshments.
- Early arrival is recommended.
- The group will go together to the bank of the Hudson River near the Federal Lock and Dam to view the sculpture’s arrival. The sculpture is expected at the lock at approximately 3:45PM.
- Learn more about the journey Ilopango, the Volcano that Left will take up the Hudson River.
The volcano’s journey is presented in partnership with EMPAC–Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and the Vera List Center for Art and Politics at The New School.