Over the weekend, I met with Ibrahim, the young man who is the subject of JR’s mural for Open Source, Migrants, Ibrahim, Mingora-Philadelphia. Over coffee, Ibrahim and his friend and interpreter Faisal talked to me about life in Pakistan and Philadelphia, and Ibrahim’s dreams for the future.
Open Source, week three. We are gearing up for a giant week, with parties, lectures, and tours galore, so here’s a day-by-day guide of all things Open Source.
Tonight, join us from 6:30-7:30 pm in the Great Stair Hall of the Philadelphia Museum of Art to hear street artist Shepard Fairey talk about the influential work of Jasper Johns. The talk is free after the museum’s pay-what-you-wish entry.
Have you been to the Open Source Hub Space yet? If not, this week, you’re in for a treat. From Wednesday, October 7 through Sunday, October 11, HubBub Coffee is popping up in our space, with hours from 11 am - 2 pm.