While many conversations about climate resiliency are well-intentioned, they often lack a perspective grounded in community control and cultural context. In this interview, Ivy Vainio and LeAnn Littlewolf from the American Indian Community Housing Organization explore how gardens, worm bins, and solar panels help reclaim agency for Duluth's Indigenous communities.
In Minneapolis and Boston, artists help explore the losses (and gains) of foreclosure with work that supports advocacy and community building.
The arts have a long history of highlighting social issues and creating public conversation that results in measurable change. As an arts administrator with...
Moving into a newly adapted space usually entails a leap in operations—not a slow, steady climb.
Some of us, myself included, are susceptible to the inaccurate thinking that when the arts are involved, the complications that can arise with traditional community building are lessened.
Three transit projects show how artists, transit agencies, and community groups helped communities envision more equitable outcomes.