Sunday, October 6, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.

Nip & Draw: Feeding Portraits in the Park

Multidisciplinary artist BRD will be present to draw and paint custom portraits, one-of-a-kind artworks of nurturing as gesture of care, for you to take home. The portrait in this tradition continues a dialogue on representation of women articulating the visibility of care.

Sunday, October 13, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.
The Architecture of Nourishment

Join us for a discussion on different approaches to push the act of nourishing forward into public space as a way of creating visibility around this form of care, bringing it into community.

With Anna Barie (Performer, Community Organizer), Katy Barkan (Architect, Adjunct Assistant Professor UCLA), Christine Dansereau (Research Knowledge Mgr., Senior Associate Perkins & Will), Katy Robinson (Geographer, Independent Consultant).

re-listen to the conversation

Sunday, October 20, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.
The Lactation Club (TLC): Breastfeeding Support Group meets CURRENT:LA

Join this breastfeeding support meeting with Susan Martin, (La Leche League) for education and encouragement on your feeding journey. We meet to find answers to questions, share concerns and celebrate successes.

Sunday, October 27, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Breast/Milk: A Discussion of Support, Access, and Class

A panel about the complicated story of infant feeding. Together we will explore how history, race, income, and other factors come together to influence the decision on how to feed a baby.

With Kimberly Durdin (IBCLC, Doula & Senior Student Midwife; Kindred Space LA)and Pauline Sakamoto (Mothers’ Milk Bank San Jose).

re-listen to the conversation

Sunday, November 3, 11 a.m.–2 p.m.
Feed-In: A Gathering

Join us for a picnic on the communal giant burp cloth, an art- work created throughout the Triennial. Bring whatever your child prefers to eat and drink and celebrate the often private act of feeding infants and toddlers in public.

Ongoing throughout the Triennial 
Drop off feeding related textiles ( burp cloths, nursing pads, bibs, nursing tops, etc.) and have a conversation about nourishing. I will sew a giant burp cloth as a symbol of the many parts coming together to make a feeding system work.
Sunday, October  6, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Sunday, October 13, 12 p.m.-2 p.m.
Sunday, October 20, 12 p.m.-2 p.m.
Sunday, October 27, 12 p.m.-2 p.m.