Category Installation

KtB @ Future Tenant Saturday, April 12th

Hi Folks! The cold is nearly gone and all winter long we’ve been reflecting on our experiences with Knit the Bridge. We’re super excited to be hosted by Future Tenant tomorrow night for a discussion about the project and its impact. Everyone is welcome to attend, tomorrow evening, Saturday, April 12th from 6:30-8:30pm, 819 Penn […]

Sprout Video Featuring Knit the Bridge

We’re so excited about this short video all about Knit the Bridge – created by Annette Sandberg (of KtB Time-lapse video fame) and sponsored by Sprout!   Check it out:

Meet the KtB Team: David Troyer!

Meet David Troyer, another behind the scenes driver of Knit the Bridge.  Along with creating the KtB mobile app, David has been a critical cheerleader and supporter throughout the entire journey and has now bravely taken on mailing out indiegogo perks and t-shirt orders.  Thank you David for your hard work, calm attitude, and perseverance. […]

How We Finished Knitting the Bridge

(Guest Post by Christina Papp) I heard about Knit the Bridge last summer from my friend, Kitty Spangler. What a cool project! I wanted to get involved, but, as often happens, life got in the way. I finished my colorful panel in the nick of time. Then, just before the big installation weekend, my schedule […]

Video from our Installation Weekend

Some clips form our installation weekend… Seems so calm in retrospect… for more videos from Knit the Bridge check out: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCENCg1UkUBvOLs7jRN015EQ

Community Documented Images of the Install

Knit the Bridge has been an awesome journey of collaboration.  Just as we’ve collaborated to put it up, so too are many different individuals and groups working on documenting the process.  Enjoy this collection of images from a variety of photographers and vantage points. Want to see more?  Check out recent media coverage: POP City […]

The Bridge Goes Up!

Watch this awesome time lapse Knit the Bridge videographer and participant made documenting the installation!

Knit the Bridge is up!

The Knit the Bridge installation is up after a successful installation weekend.  We had tremendous turnout from our fabulous volunteers and completed the last railing around 9:40pm on Sunday August 11th. We will continue to post photos of the install weekend.  Please send us your photos so we can share them: knitthebridge@gmail.com. Over the next […]

Almost Time For Installation!

The weekend we have been preparing months and months for is finally here: installation! With help from all our awesome volunteers, we will be yarn-bombing the Andy Warhol Bridge this Saturday, August 10th and Sunday, August 11th. We will be giving away these water bottles to all our volunteers to help keep them hydrated throughout […]

Don’t forget: Installation training days are coming up!

Volunteering to help install or remove panels and railings? Mark your calenders because training sessions start in less than one week! An hour-long training session is mandatory if you are volunteering for installation or removal.  You only need to attend one and there are four different dates that you can choose from: Thursday July 25th […]