1000 Dolls

A community based art project managed by The Community Engagement Through the Arts Class, 1000 Dolls sought to creatively engage neighbors in doll-making and dispersing their creations to bring playful art into unexpected places. I had the pleasure of working with the 1000 dolls project as a contributing artist and community collaborator as I audited…

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Lovin’ the Hood, Pt. 2

A community based art project developed by Felice Salmon, Lovin’ the ‘hood dealt with forging new narratives of appreciation and celebration surrounding The East End neighborhood. The standard approach to Valentine’s Day includes flowers, chocolate, candy conversation hearts, and maybe a dash of romance. Why do we stop there? February 14th has the potential to be…

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Lovin’ the ‘hood, Pt. 1

A community based art project developed by Felice Salmon, Lovin’ the ‘hood dealt with forging new narratives of appreciation and celebration surrounding The East End neighborhood. Within the context of a neighborhood there coexist many forms of relationship. There are the intimate bonds of family between parents and children, siblings, husbands and wives and there are…

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