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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… 307 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. 968 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


Plein Air

Lately I’ve been trying out plein air painting–French for painting outdoors.  I crave the immediacy, openness and energy after the more controlled setting of my studio.  768 more words



Art in the time of awfulness.

Greetings to you.

I wanted to share with you a social practice work title #FreeListening, that launched over Memorial Day Weekend with the annual… 525 more words


Mini Lessons

High school art students were paired with local artists and designers who introduced themselves answered creative-career related questions, and  taught a mini lesson to teach some of their skills and thoughts. 21 more words

See: Mel Chin @ Queens Museum / Read: On Chin's Prefigurative Politics

I’ve been a fan of Mel Chin’s art since I learned of the Fundred dollar bill project (inviting students to color in bills, collecting them, and presenting them to Congress to request funds to fix local environmental injustices). 302 more words