Category Archives: Events

Why Not Public Housing? A Save Section 9 Teach-In

Posted on Wednesday, April 3rd, 2024

Join us for a thought-provoking virtual Teach-In hosted by Save Section 9, a national advocacy group of residents and neighbors committed to preserving and revitalizing public housing in New York City and the nation.

20th Anniversary Gala

Posted on Wednesday, April 3rd, 2024

You’re Invited! Join us for our 20th Anniversary Gala on June 4th, 2024 honoring Dread Scott & Michelle Coffey at the Midnight Theater.

Rituals of Social Transformation

Posted on Thursday, January 11th, 2024

Join us on Saturday, January 27th, 2024 for Rituals of Social Transformation, a showcase of the work of More Art’s 2023 Engaging Artists Fellows, featuring work and conversations by Carrie Sijia Wang, Danielle Cowan, Jessica Angima, Mei Ling Yu, Nava Derakhshani, and Ray Jordan Achan.

Gates, Borders, Barriers: Closing Celebration

Posted on Tuesday, June 20th, 2023

Join us in celebration on Thursday, June 29, from 6-8 pm at Columbus Park in Downtown Brooklyn for a movement-based performance by Jonathan González and Katrina Reid to mark the closing of Fred Wilson’s Mind Forged Manacles/Manacle Forged Minds. The performance will be followed by a community celebration with refreshments from Drive Change, a food truck and hospitality-centered fellowship program that supports formerly incarcerated young people and creates quality employment pathways to ensure their economic and emotional wellbeing.

Gates, Borders, Barriers: 2022 Engaging Artists Fellows

Posted on Wednesday, May 17th, 2023

Join us on May 19th as Yeseul Song and Maya Simone Z. with collaborator Cinthia Chen kickstart the Spring 2023 season of our Gates, Borders, Barriers public program series! Developed in response to Fred Wilson’s sculpture, Mind Forged Manacles/Manacle Forged Minds, artists from More Art’s Engaging Artists 2022 Fellowship program present work that highlights invisible barriers, community, and monuments.

EA Fellows to meet with artists for PPE distribution

Posted on Wednesday, May 6th, 2020

Ed Giardina and Devon Tsuno along with their student artists from Cypress College Art Department and CSU Dominguez Hills PRAXIS art engagement program + DHAC student art club are voluntarily working together (remotely) to construct, assemble, and distribute face shields to communities in need during the COVID-19 pandemic.   These southern California communities include healthcare and essential workers, such as

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