Lauren Altman is the Communications Assistant at The Architectural League of New York. She was an intern in the Guggenheim's Exhibition Management department from 2012–2013, where she contributed to the BMW Guggenheim Lab's Mumbai program. Lauren has also written for publications such as ArchitectureBoston and Architizer, and curated a project called FrameWORK, exhibited at the Grimmuseum in Berlin. She earned a B.F.A. in Communication Design from Parsons the New School for Design and an M.A. in Contemporary Art from Sotheby's Institute of Art.
Video still: Matthew Bate, The Mystery of the Flying Kicks, 2010
Ever wondered about those sneakers hanging from power lines? Filmmaker Matthew Bate invited people in cities around the world to call in and share their explanations of this mysterious urban phenomenon. More