Presented at 5 PM - 6:30 PM EDT (GMT-4). This event will take place in Spanish with English interpretation over Zoom.
Joining us virtually from Buenos Aires for an upcoming webinar with Grupo de Arte Callejero, who will discuss their 23-yearlong practice of making art in the context of Argentine social movements in conversation with Solana Chehtman, a New York–based cultural producer, arts administrator, and philanthropy officer and consultant with experience in her country of origin, Argentina, and internationally.
This free and virtual event is part of Moore College of Art & Design's ongoing Conversations@Moore public program series, organized by the Graduate Studies programs in Socially Engaged Art. For more information, visit our website.
This edition of Conversations@Moore takes place in conjunction with the release of A Blade of Grass Magazine Issue 5, available free online on October 5. The magazine, themed “Confronting Enemies,” features an excerpt from the book Grupo de Arte Callejero: Thoughts, Practices, and Actions (Common Notions, October 2019), which was first published in Spanish in 2009 and is reprinted here with permission. This version was translated by Mareada Rosa Translation Collective. You are encouraged to get the book by visiting "Grupo de Arte Callejero: Thought, Practices, and Actions".
Image caption: Trial of Emilio Massera in the retirement courts of Comodoro Py in the Buenos Aires Province. This was the first march in which the road signs were used, which read “Justice and Punishment.” Photo by Grupo de Arte Callejero, March 19, 1998.