“It’s a limitation to be bound by the three dimensional body.

So, reconfigure the three dimensional body into a cellular body — instead of thinking Deborah Hay, I think 384 trillion cells at once.” - Deborah Hay

Spores, Unpredictability, Magic in Chance, The Weather

Above

Middle

Mushroom, The Present Moment, Surface, Movement

Below

Mycelium, Unseen, History, Anthropology, Infrastructure

Mycelium
Below

Gary Lincoff

Mushroom
Middle

StrataS p o re a n d Waterways
request the honor of your presence at

Oyster / Oyster
a collaborative dinner about water, mushrooms and New York City
Monday, October 5th at 6pm

Horticultu

re

Through mycofiltration, mushrooms assist plant growth by providing water and nutrients. Oyster mushrooms can be also be propagated and are delicious themselves, forming a complex carbohydrate when paired with pasta or rice.

Oysters are a foundation of the original ecology and economy of New York City. 200 years ago, oysters fed the masses, and their local abundance was one of the contributing factor’s to New York City’s emergence as a major trading port.

Cuisine

H
Oyster mushroom have been shown to metabolize petroleum products, an effective means for cleaning up oil spills. Mushrooms are the oldest living organisms on the planet; the precursor to terrestrial life in New York and the world.

st i

ry o
Oysters act as natural filters in brackish waters and are an indicator of the improvement of New York City’s local ecology. Native Americans also used ground-up oyster shells, harvested from around New York Harbor, to add nutrients to their fields and improve crop yield.

Remediation

Spores

Above

Sign up to vote on this title
UsefulNot useful