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Portals Project at Grand Park

April 10, 2017 - April 23, 2017

If you notice a big gold shipping container in Grand Park this April, it’s probably not what you think it is.

The Portals Project is an immersive, physical space aimed to connect locals through an exchange of thoughts, ideas, recommendations for music, recipes, and more.  Each shipping container (which appear in cities around the globe) is equipped with screens and speakers and that allow visitors to come face to face with a people in portals from locations all over the world.

Here’s a schedule of the connections times and locations:

April 12:
8am-10am – Amman
12pm-2pm – Berlin

April 13:
8am-10am – Erbil
12pm-2pm – Mexico City (12-1:15 Grand Park LUNCHTIME! Concert)

April 14:
8am-10am – Kabul

April 15:
8am-10am – Isfahan
12pm-2pm – Mexico City

April 16:
8am-10am – Berlin
12pm-2pm – Mexico City

April 17:
8am-10am – Kigali
12pm-2pm – El Progreso

April 18:
8am-10am – Gaza
12pm-2pm – Mexico City (12-1, Grand Park LUNCHTIME! Writers’ Meet Up)

April 19:
8am-10am – Erbil
12pm-2pm – Mexico City

April 20:
8am-10am – Isfahan
12pm-2pm – Berlin (12-1:15, Grand Park LUNCHTIME! Concert)

April 21:
8am-10am – Amman

April 22:
8am-10am – Amman
12pm-2pm – El Progreso

April 23:
8am-10am – Kigali
12pm-2pm – Mexico City

The Portal at Grand Park will be live from April 10-23 near the Olive Court Fountain. It’s free to enter, but reservations are required, which you can make via the link below. Each reserved session lasts 15 minutes.


April 10, 2017
April 23, 2017
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Grand Park
200 N Grand Ave,
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
(213) 972-8080