Open Collective
Open Collective

The Gift

We are a collective investigating how techniques of theater and performance can be used to increase personal connection to astrophysics. We plan to use raised funds to install "The Gift" for less-resourced communities and in multiple languages.


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We just joined OCF at the end of year and haven't received any monies or conducted major activities yet, but we are sincerely looking forward to a productive 2023. In 2023, we will be touring our project "The Gift" and creating wraparound c...
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Published on December 2, 2022 by Janani Balasubramanian


The Gift is an accessible performance installation by Janani Balasubramanian, Dr. Natalie Gosnell, and Andrew Kircher that animates contemporary astrophysics research and opens up metaphorical space for grief, loss, and renewal.

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