Though hundreds in the Boston area signed the June 2020 Open Letter from Boston Arts and Cultural Workers in Demand of Racial Equity and Social Transformation that began this inquiry, listing their professional affiliations along with their names on the petition, many have been reluctant to talk about what they or their institutions have done or plan to do since making these commitments.
Being “paid with exposure” does not work. “You can die of exposure.”
(1st week in the elementary art room)
“[W]e can flood the city with the power of art”
Addressing the lack of representation of young Black and Brown artists
Ask artists how we would like our work funded
Shining light on the future and potential of public pedestals.
Reviews of 12 films playing in the main slate of the 58th annual New York Film Festival.
Graphic novelist Dave Ortega recounts his grandmother’s immigration story