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Visual Art & Social Statements

I recently participated in a lecture titled “Visual Art & Social Statements: Peacemaking Through Art” with Fr. James Neilson sponsored by the Norman Miller Center for Peace, Justice & Public Understanding. 20 more words

Contemporary Art

Commonfield 2016

Commonfield 2016
Jenny suggested this conference, as she attended last year when it was in Minneapolis, and found many kinships with artists, organizations, and ideas. The conveners invited me to participate on a Breakout Session/Panel with the following description: 286 more words


Report! Creative Transformation: Arts, Culture and Public Housing Communities | NOCD-NY

NOCD-NY put out a really informative report about arts-partnerships and programs in NYCHA communities. As we do some re-considering on our Community Engaged Arts Fellowship, it’s really great to have this as a guide. 80 more words


6021 experimenting in our backyard

One year, one community, one experiment.
Art and culture are here to stay!

Look who came to 6021.

Art and culture are activism. You only live once so get involved! 34 more words
Public Art

Getting off the bench to save American decency and democracy

It’s too easy to succumb to despair, overwhelm, revulsion, and spirit fatigue in the present political climate. But succumbing to any self-defeating spirit at the expense of constructive engagement isn’t an option at this moment in America. 1,006 more words


Visiting Researcher Disappears for 8 Months

Hi there. My name is Eliza Gregory, and I came to visit George in London last December, to observe what she was doing with The Small Museum… 1,627 more words


Eating as a Social Practice?

1. Introduction

Can we achieve a more sustainable food consumption by reframing the act of eating as a social practice? Conventional approaches which see unsustainable eating practices as the result of individuals choosing to behave in environmentally damaging ways are questionable, as they do not take into account the social, political, institutional and other factors which shape how people act. 3,699 more words

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