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Here are a few quotes from this interview with Gemma-Rose Turnbull on the intersection of photography and social practice:

-“Sometimes what happens is that people come to this practice and there is this notion to completely reject “author as special seer”.   581 more words

Alice Maher

b. 1956

Cork-based, mixed-media Irish artist Alice Maher creates drawings, paintings, collages, and installations that reveal a dreamscape of surreal drama that references mythology from her rural Irish childhood.  553 more words

Broken Fragments

In June, I attended a two-day Public Art: Public Action training session. We heard from city officials, Transportation Department, Pierce Transit, and Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department representatives on their plans for the Subarea of Tacoma Mall. 262 more words

Moth Migration Project Opens in Canada

I have been in the lower48  less than a month, and I have yet to write up my lifechanging backpacking extravaganza on the Chilkoot Trail about my Artist Residency with the Yukon Art Center. 154 more words

Participatory Art in the Park

SEQAA’s (C)art Festival : Pop-up Art in the Park

Saturday, September 1st, 2018 – Southeast Queens Artist Alliance presents the first annual SEQAA’s (C)art Festival : Pop-up Art in the Park… 391 more words

Imagining Water #12: One Year Later

It is a full year since I began writing this monthly series on artists who are focusing on the topic of water – water pollution, melting glaciers, rising tides, plastic in the seas and killing drought. 1,023 more words

Points of Reference: Public Servants

How I know what I know about social practice.

I’m collaborating on a participatory project and advising a social practice grad student right now. It’s made me think about how I know what I know, and why I approach and shape projects the way I do. 849 more words