Arts Forum: Building Resilience Through the Arts
March 6th, 2013, 11:10 am
Join MAS on Wednesday, March 20 at 6:30 PM, for “Building Resilience through the Arts,” an Arts Forum discussion hosted in collaboration with the World Policy Institute. The panel will consider the roles artists and the arts play in creating and defining resilient, livable and vibrant communities. Richard Flood, New Museum director of special projects and curator at large, will moderate a conversation with Kemi Ilesanmi of The Laundromat Project; Artist Dustin Yellin; Martin Rosengaard, artist and Wooloo.org co-founder; and Lisa Kim, cultural affairs director for Two Trees Management. Registration is required for this free event to be held at Galapagos Art Space, 16 Main Street, in DUMBO, Brooklyn. About the Arts Forum Produced since 1990, the Arts Forum series has brought the best and brightest in arts innovators in all disciplines to an audience that is dedicated to the cultural field, advocacy, policymaking and groundbreaking arts leadership. These convenings provide an opportunity to hear from cultural leaders and innovators from around the world. MAS is pleased to continue the long tradition of the Arts Forum, which is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.