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Feb 13, 2018

Why do artists choose to engage with a social or political issue? This panel welcomes artists whose art and activism has received wide notice to explain the process behind such work. Some might wish art would avoid the challenges of the ‘real world,’ but our panelists discuss why aesthetic politics matter today.

Molly Gochman is a New York City-based experiential artist and activist. She created Red Sand Project as an artwork to raise awareness of human trafficking and modern-day slavery. Jill Sigman/thinkdance is an interdisciplinary artist whose work exists at the intersection of dance, visual art, and social practice. Working with “garbage” and “weeds”, Sigman helps us to re-see our environments and envision a future in which we reconnect with the natural world. Subway therapist Matthew “Levee” Chavez creates site-specific installations that encourage peaceful expression through anonymous catharsis on sticky notes in New York City Subways.

Past Events

November 14, 2017

Catch us in San Francisco where we’ll be exhibiting for a week in the Presidio! We’ll be hosting events throughout the week, and we’re looking forward to connecting with all of you.

May 22-26, 2017

Catch us in San Francisco where we’ll be exhibiting for a week in the Presidio! We’ll be hosting events throughout the week, and we’re looking forward to connecting with all of you.

Powell River

March 17-19, 2017

We’re taking our Red Sand Project prints up to Canada for a multidisciplinary art exhibition taking place in Powell River in March, form will take shape through performance and visual arts, workshops and art projects. We’ll be on display from March 17 – 19 in Powell River!

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May 5th, 2017

The Junior League of Portland, ME will be raising awareness of human trafficking by hosting an installation of the Red Sand Project at the First Friday Art Walk on Friday, May 5 in Monument Square. In 2016, The Junior League adopted a new focus area, Reaching Youth at Risk. A component of this focus is to raise awareness in the community about human trafficking and sexual exploitation. There are an estimated 200-300 victims of sex trafficking in Maine per year and calls to the National Human Trafficking Resource Center Hotline have increase by over 50% in recent years.

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Catch us in San Francisco where we’ll be exhibiting for a week in the Presidio! We’ll be hosting events throughout the week, and we’re looking forward to connecting with all of you.

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