Artists Interrupting Racism

Grant Year:  2017

Artists Interrupting Racism, a group of white artists, is using art to facilitate consciousness of how dominant white culture upholds systemic racism, even if inadvertently. The installation is encouraging people to have compassionate conversations on racism. 

 

Grant Year:  2016

Artists Interrupting Racism is creating an art installation that also serves as a series of guided conversations with passersby about systemic racism. The series is engaging community residents around strategies they can use in their everyday lives to dismantle the systemic oppression that people of color face on a daily basis.