This article reflects on the work of facilitating experiences that unite historians, cultural bearers and community residents in public spaces.
This is the culmination of a year long research project which seeks to reverse the narrative of the arts as a catalyst to gentrification and proposes that the arts play a significant role in the fight against physical and cultural displacement.
Amber Art is a collective I co-founded in 2013 which uses public art to engage people in the process of designing equitable public spaces.
An opinion piece written for WHYY in January 2021 regarding the importance of supporting local artists as a measure against physical and cultural displacement.
Sharing my journey and thoughts