Christie Pearson is an artist, architect, writer, teacher and urban interventionist. She is a Partner in the design firm Team Project, founding member and editor of the journal Scapegoat: Architecture, Landscape, Political Economy and Adjunct Professor at the School of Architecture, University of Waterloo.

Based in Toronto.
christie [at] christiepearson [dot] ca

MATTRESS CITY

1997

February Group: Adrian Blackwell, Kika Thorne, Luis Jacob, Christie Pearson, Cecilia Chen, Derrick Wang, Michael Lawrence, and others.

Nathan Philips Square

The mattress raft acts as both a warning of the possible homelessness and migration brought about by a megacity, and as a utopian structure inviting citizens to occupy the plaza.

Published: Imagining Resistance: Visual Culture and Activism in Canada, Toronto: The Unknown City, MIX Magazine

Exhibition: Toronto Free Gallery Creative Activism 2008