Sunday, August 3, 2008
Art and Upheaval: Artists on the World's Frontlines
William Cleveland, director of the Center for the Study of Art & Community, recently had his book, Art and Upheaval: Artists on the World's Frontlines, published by New Village Press. Cleveland spent eight years traveling the globe gathering stories about artists working in communities facing political, social and environmental upheaval. He found that when the forces of creativity and destruction meet surprising things happen. Art and Upheaval presents a striking picture of artists in the proverbial trenches struggling for freedom & peace in six global hot spots. Click here to read more.