Imagination Squared: Pathways to Resilience  AthensGA2020

Connecting the People of Athens through Stories, Symbols, and Sounds of Resilience.

Imagination Squared is a free social experiment that incites contemplation and conversation on how we strengthen and adapt in a rapidly changing world. Free wood 5″ squares are offered around Athens for individuals or teams to modify as they consider the role resilience plays in their lives or research. After squares are returned, participants may add stories of resilience. Stories and squares are uploaded on Sounds of resilience may also be uploaded to The unveiling of all squares will be at The Lyndon House Arts Center, Athens, GA on September 10, 2020. Imagination Squared:Pathways to Resilience will be gifted to the City of Athens for permanent installation immediately thereafter.


Imagination Squared Team:

Christina Foard: Project Director/ MFA Candidate @UGA Dodd School of Art

Tai Sherman: Community Advisor/ Athens Land Trust

Mark Mobley: Sound Advisor /ACES Co-Director/ UGA Hodgson School of Music

Kyle Hunady: Installation, Electrical, and Sound Engineer/ Georgia Tech

Michael Marshall: Social Ecology Advisor /Dodd Director of Curriculum, Professor of Art
Amy Rosemond: Science Advisor /Professor of Ecology @UGA Odum School of Ecology
Craig Osenberg: Project Advisor /Professor of Ecology @UGA Odum School of Ecology
Tyra Byers: Resilience Advisor /Sustainability Advisor @UGA Office of Sustainability
Rebecca Atkins: Imagination Squared Ambassador /PhD Candidate, Odum School of Ecology
Lauren Sweeney: Imagination Squared Ambassador /UGA Staff


Christina Foard: Producer

Rebecca Wright: Producer

Kyle Hunady: Installation, Electrical, and Sound Engineer

Thanks To Assistance From:

Odum School of Ecology
UGA Office of Sustainability
Athens Area Arts Council
Lamar Dodd School of Art: Social Ecology Studio
Lyndon House Arts Center
Blick Art Materials
UGA Willson Center for Humanities

Bridging Divides. Building Community. Sharing Resilience.