Milk Bar, Oakland CA, April 2015
Spoons: who gets what
Spoons: who gets what at the Survival Cafe
Spoons have been a recurrent theme in the work of Ann Schnake: oversized, mouse sized, spoons of wood, glass, wool, bacon; symbols of distribution, symbols of generosity, or of greed; and even spoons to eat with.
Survival Cafe, was a temporary project by Ann Schnake, Lauren Elder, Amanda Eicher, and Ayhan Aidan. The cafe in a tent was a part of the SEIU action at the Lab, supporting organizing of adjunct workers and fast food workers.-- and another site and action of MobileInTent
The audience sanded rough wood made into smooth spoons as we served black beans and greens...