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Kamala Sankaram’s 'The Last Stand' with Creative Time

A project in New York, NY by Creative Time

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Calling all art lovers, tree huggers, and science junkies for 'The Last Stand'—an experimental opera for and among the trees!
Backers: 211
Average Pledge Per Backer: $132

Funded: $27,899 of $25,000
Dates: Apr 22nd -> May 20th (28 days)
Project By: Creative Time
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May 19th - via:
GROUNDBREAKING NEWS! Thanks to you, we'll be able to share the science behind The Last Stand, an opera for trees. We can’t wait to experience it all together, alongside the trees and our collective community. Now how far can we grow?!!??! Your... (Read More)

It’s now or never! 36H hours left of our campaign

May 18th - via:
We are SO CLOSE to making our goal and are so grateful for your support. The collaboration between arborists, tree scientists, and botanists has been critical to informing the making of The Last Stand. As this sonic journey told by trees evolves with... (Read More)

New merch drop!

May 13th - via:
With a week left of our Kickstarter campaign for The Last Stand, time is of the essence—we need your help.  Check out the new artwork we just released for the Eco-Fighter T-shirt, and make sure to share this t-shirt with a fellow earthling you... (Read More)

Double or nothing!

May 10th - via:
Last week we hit 100 backers in our Kickstarter campaign to share the science behind Kamala Sankaram’s opera for trees, and today we’re asking — can we hit 200 by the end of the week? With your help, we can. ⁠ As an added incentive, we’re... (Read More)

We’re growing together, side by side.

May 4th - via:
With only two weeks left, we’ve still got a ways to go but we’re off to a great start. Can we hit 100 backers TONIGHT and 10K tonight? With your help, we can. Send the attached graphic and share it with your friends! Spread the word! We’re so... (Read More)

One week down, three more to go!

April 29th - via:
A week into the woods and we’re so happy to have you by our side! Thanks for being some of the first backers to support Creative Time's Emerging Artist Open Call project The Last Stand by Kamala Sankaram, an opera for trees. Thanks to your help,... (Read More)

Thank you for rooting for us as our first 72H backers!

April 25th - via:
Hello fellow earthlings, we are so inspired by your commitment to expanding the public programming for The Last Stand and are pleased to say we are steadily on our way to making our goal! We couldn’t do it without you. Check out what the press is... (Read More)

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