"It’s just so relevant to our community, being a coastal community in East Boston, being an environmental justice community and climate justice community."
Boston needs more support for smaller arts orgs
“Knowing Storage Space was going to happen and be presented in locations not designed for artwork display gives artists and communities our power back and a chance to do intriguing work.”
“It was to create a different municipality that was a majority of people of color and working class folks, because we wanted a seat at the table.”
Boston artist calls for more arts spaces
Taking Action for Black Lives in Boston’s Arts Community
In June, Jason “Swat” Talbot was invited to paint a mural on Posto, the pizza place outside Somerville’s Davis Square. Amidst the Black Lives Matter protests, someone had tagged “BLM” on the wall, Talbot says, “really sloppily.”
A New Column Asking "How Can We Make Our Arts Scene Better Than It Was Before the Pandemic?"
Graphic novelist Dave Ortega recounts his grandmother’s immigration story
“The role of art is to continue to show that out of pain comes beauty.”