|Presenter(s):||Open Buffalo and Buffalo Arts Studio|
|Date:||May 26, 2017, 5-7 pm|
Artists, administrators, and educators will discuss their specific experiences as artists, activists, and place-makers in a panel discussion to be held at Buffalo Arts Studio on Friday, May 26, 2017.
“Art and Activism: Examining the ways visual, performing, and literary arts can affect social, political, and economic change within communities” will begin at 5:00pm with an introductory presentation by artist Julia Bottoms-Douglas, whose exhibition Tinted: A Visual Statement on Color, Identity, and Representation is on view at Buffalo Art Studio through June 2, 2017. The discussion will begin at 6:00pm, followed by a Q&A session. The event is sponsored in part by Open Buffalo and is part of M&T Bank Fourth Fridays at the Trimain Center.