Sightlines Spoken: The Arts & Gentrification, Artists Respond: Considering Place & Culture

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Presented by Sightlines at George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center, Austin TX

Nov 15
Sightlines Spoken: The Arts & Gentrification, Artists Respond: Considering Place & Culture

A panel of artists take up the question: How can artists understand their struggle with affordability vis-a-vis the displacement of East Austin’s communities of color? How can artists be advocates for awareness of Austin’s history of segregation?

Speakers:

Fidencio Duran, artist
Cindy Elizabeth, artist
Nefertitti Jackmon, director, Six Square: Austin’s Black Cultural Distric

Moderator: Michael Anthony Garcia, artist

ADMISSION INFO

Admission is free.

Contact: 5127998320

Email: jcvanryzin@gmail.com

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LOCATION

George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center

1165 Angelina Street, Austin, TX 78702

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ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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