Agile for Massive Scale Art and a World Record Attempt

Imagine quickly organizing 1500 people to work on a massive project together. Imagine creating an art piece that's 100,000 square feet. Imagine doing it in three days and attempting to set a world record.

Chalkville was a massive scale art piece and world record attempt. This is the story of how we used Agile principles and practices to organize and execute our project over six months. Agile helped us form a team of inspired loving volunteers who would do anything for each other in pursuit of our goal. Does your team have that kind of vision and drive? Find out how we did it and what we learned.


Outline/Structure of the Experience Report

This session will be mostly lecture-style. If we do it as a 90 minute session, it will include a visioning workshop and other activities.

Learning Outcome

You'll learn:
- How to use Agile to iteratively create a great team
- How we applied Agile on a massive scale, world record attempt, community art piece
- The importance of Spirit in a great project

Target Audience

If you want to hear about Agile being used to create community, spirit, and art, you belong here!

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