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FIGMENT is coming to DALLAS!!!

 

FIGMENT is a forum for the creation and display of participatory and interactive art by emerging artists across disciplines. FIGMENT began in July 2007 as a free, one-day participatory arts event on Governors Island in New York Harbor with over 2,600 participants. Since then, FIGMENT has grown significantly each year in number of projects, duration, participants, volunteers, fundraising capability, exhibitions, locations, overall level of commitment and participation, and public support.

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Interview with Dallas Observer

Interactive Art Program Figment Raising Funds for Dallas Event in the Fall For some people, art is just another way of making money. But for many others, it's a passion, and that's what a new group coming to Dallas this fall is hoping to celebrate. If all goes according to plan, New York-based nonprofit group Figment will host its first event in...


Top-10 Things Artists Should Know about FIGMENT

Everyone is welcome. Artists and participants of any age or experience are welcome to be a part of FIGMENT. All of the local art at FIGMENT is participatory. We look for art that encourages people to play, dance, sing, create, engage, experiment, interact, and explore their environment. See below for our curatorial considerations. No sales, logos, or advertising. The art at FIGMENT is a gift from the artist to the local community. Nothing is for sale at this event. At FIGMENT, interactions between people are not mediated by commercial transactions of any kind. There is no advertising, nothing is...


The Governors Cup: An Art Installation of 30,000 Plastic Cups for FIGMENT Art Festival on Governors Island

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