Artivism NOW!

Artivism NOW!

By Kyle Roman
We discuss the intersection between art and activism and how artists the world over are making a statement with their work.
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Marina Perez-Wong, Muralist, #AscenDance Mural series
We speak with Marina Perez-Wong, co founder or Twin Walls Mural Company.
54:33
July 13, 2020
Elaine Chu, Muralist, AscenDance mural, Twin Walls Mural Company, #AscenDance mural SERIES
Elaine Chu is on to discuss her role on the AscenDance mural. We talk about her technique and the Twin Walls Mural company she started with Marina Perez-Wong.
36:33
July 4, 2020
Spencer Wilkinson, Documentary Filmmaker, Alice Street Film, #AscenDance mural SERIES
In the 2nd installment of our 360 Mural #AscenDance series we speak with Filmmaker Spencer Wilkinson who documented the rise of CRP advocacy in his film “Alice Street” Links: alicestreetfilm.com // vimeo.com/endangeredideas // @spencer_isaac_w Insta
53:37
June 27, 2020
Desi Mundo, Muralist, Founder of CRP, Cummunity Advocate, #AscenDance mural SERIES
We profile the #AscenDance mural Team beginning with Community Rejuvenation Project (CRP) Founder, Desi Mundo
1:11:19
June 17, 2020
ADDENDUM #2 OAKLEY CA/BRENTWOOD CA #BLM PROTESTS
I cover the rising BLM movement in East Contra Costa County
10:07
June 1, 2020
Greta McLain, muralist, activist, SPECIAL ADDENDUM REPORT
Greta McLain reports from on the ground of Minneapolis protests over George Floyd murder, she and her team of artists put up a tribute mural in one day after the murder, and are now engaged in neighborhood protection during the protests.
17:20
May 31, 2020
Jaime Santiago Longa, Visual Artist
We speak with Jaime about his unique process in going from concept to technique and the power of the hidden corners of our cities. 
1:00:06
May 29, 2020
Aejay Mitchell, Theatre professional and Director
We discuss how the covid-19 response will change the art of theatre. Also, we discuss the pandemic and how it has affected Black and Latinx communities; along with how it has exposed inequities in the US concerning minority and advanced-age populations. Find Aejay on Facebook at: Aejay Antonis Marquis, or on Instagram @amqueerdirector
54:43
May 27, 2020
Merry Flowers, South Central LA’s own, artist/educator/activist
Merry Flowers uses art as a medium to educate her community on the issues that directly affect them. LA Rent strikes, Street vendors rights, and the housing crisis during the pandemic round out our discussion. Follow these resources on insta: @uniondelbarrio, @smilesouthcentral, @escuelaaztlan_la, @southcentraltenants, and @latenants for updates on the community!
40:00
May 20, 2020
Cielo Stibor, Artivist Musician
Profiling Cielo Stibor, Singer/Songwriter and Activist, Youth music director, and all around passionate artist. We y’all about how she uses music in her youth ministry and her experience with day labor programs in San Francisco. Cielo is an international musician who’s music can be heard on many tv shows in Latin America. She is Artivist #1 on Artivism NOW!
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May 13, 2020
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May 8, 2020