"Hooked on Collaboration" with Gary Hirsch
Kat and Alex talk with Gary Hirsch about creating the space for collaboration, "no-think time", lessons learned from his work with Marc Craig in the Leake Street Tunnel and letting others steal your ideas.
Leake Street Botjoy
Carolyn McKnight - "To ____ in a way that ______, so that ______"
Gary is the co-founder of On Your Feet an early pioneer in the emerging field of Applied Improvisation helping organizations such Nike, Intel, Disney, Apple, Uber, and others generate new ideas, collaborate, engage audiences and walk their talk...all while having a ridiculously good time.
Gary is also a muralist, illustrator, author, visual artist and the creator of Botjoy, an on-going-year visual experiment that uses over 50,000 large and small hand-painted robots to explore collaboration, inspiration and how art can help. Gary’s public works can be seen in London, Madrid, New Orleans, Boulder, Dallas, Melbourne and in his home town of Portland.
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We record at The Mopco Improv Theatre in Schenectady, NY where you can come visit us sometime!
Original music by Mark S. Meritt
Logo by Derek Walker
Edited by Mary Darcy
Recorded at The Mopco Improv Theatre