Hull-House artists, reformers, and immigrants blurred the lines between art and life and put aesthetics at the center of their vision for a more socially just world. UIC Director of the School of Art & Art History Lisa Yun Lee and UC-Berkeley Associate Vice Chancellor Shannon Jackson discuss Addams’s philosophy of art and her legacy for current activist-artists.
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This program will be followed by a panel discussion about artists as activists. More information is available here: http://www.terraamericanart.org/events/event/panel-artists-as-activists/