Talk: “Art and Activism - Issues, Images and the Ways We Make Change”
Amy E. Bartell, artist and activist who believes in the power of art to generate conversation, incite action and create change, will speak about “Art and Activism - Issues, Images and the Ways We Make Change.” Part of the Brown Bag Speaker Series tying into the "We Are Lake Ontario" exhibition. Her work speaks to issues of diversity and social justice. Through her business, A.E. Originals, she has created collaborative mural projects on college campuses and community centers throughout the United States, including Washington State University, Syracuse University, SUNY Oswego, Carleton College, Towson University, University of Connecticut and Wells College. Her published work is featured at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. She is the Coordinator of Community Art Exhibitions and teaches illustration and graphic design at SUNY Oswego. Free. Part of SUNY Oswego's two-year, college-wide Grand Challenges Project: Fresh Water for All. For more information, visit oswego.edu/grand-challenges.
Location: Oswego State Downtown
Thursday, July 19, noon - 1 p.m.
Fourth summer session begins
Monday, July 16, 3:31 p.m. - 3:31 p.m.