Artists’ Talk to address discrimination and disparity
Delray Beach, FL – Socially conscious ar tists will have a chance to speak about what’s on their minds on Jan. 6, during a free Ar tists’ Talk on “Discrimination and Disparity,” from 11 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at the Spady Museum, 170 NW 5th Avenue, in Delray Beach, FL.
Held in conjunction with the current exhibit, “Discrimination and Disparity: Relentlessly Persisting,” the Ar tists’ Talk will invite local and regional ar tists to par ticipate in a conversation, Q&A and panel discussion about their inspirations and processes.
Confirmed presenting ar tists i nclude Ar tists For Black Lives Matter Collective, Emilio Mar tinez, Kandy G. Lopez, Onajide Shabaka, William Cordova and Yanira Collado.
In December, The Ar tists for Black Lives Matter held a panel making workshop to create a piece of ar t to be included in the current exhibit, 'Discrimination and Dispar- ity: Relentlessly Persisting," on display through Feb. 28. Free supplies were distributed for people to create additions to the community-sourced, panel wall installation.
The Ar tists for Black Lives Matter collective is a safe space for ar tists to creatively express themselves around issues per taining to Black Lives Matter. It combines exhibitions, workshops, social engagement and peaceful awareness campaigns surrounding Black Lives Matter issues, including police brutality and the loss of life due to racial injustice.
Ar tists and activists Niki Lopez, Allison Kotzig, Richard Wright and Alana D. Da Costa run the collective.
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