IMPORTANT! Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis events listed on this website may be cancelled or postponed. CLICK HERE for more information.

Please Note: This event has expired.

Listening to Communities Towards Activist Art

Presented by Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council at Online/Virtual Space

Sep 28 2020
Listening to Communities Towards Activist Art

This workshop will explore how to use listening as an art practice to create work that furthers conversations within communities.

Listening has been part of Maritza Mosquera’s creative practice since 1999 when she ran a 12-week listening session for five white and five black men toward an installation work titled, “Men’s Lives,” looking closely at the bigotry and sexism that separated them. Each brought stories never shared; this acted as an eraser of cipher towards real images.

Maritza has since used the listening practice as an instigator of story and living, toward artwork that speaks to both the equities and

View more

ADMISSION INFO

Admission – $10.00

    Official Website

CONNECT WITH Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council

    Email
/
    Website
/
    Facebook
/
Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Austin TX | Bainbridge Island WA | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Cincinnati OH | Cleveland OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Durham NC | Essex County MA | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Kansas City MO | KeepMovingOKC | Macon GA | Main Line Area PA | Marin County CA | Marquette County MI | Mendocino County CA | Middlesex County NJ | Milwaukee WI | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Niagara County NY | Oklahoma City OK | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Ottawa IL | Panama City FL | Pittsburgh PA | Providence RI | Quito, Ecuador | Richardson TX | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Tampa Bay FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA