Events + Media

Rick Lowe: “Social and Community Engaged Work: The Genuine and the Artificial”

Monday, 11/17/14
David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

Rick Lowe is an artist and community organizer and founder of Project Rowhouses, a community-based arts and culture organization in one of Houston's oldest African-American neighborhoods. In September, 2014, Lowe received a MacArthur Foundation "genius award" for his visionary work in purchasing and restoring twenty-two shotgun houses to create an arts venue and community support center. Lowe will speak on socially engaged art and activism.

Lectures are free and open to the public. Co-presented with the Regents Lecturer Program and the Arts, Technology and Culture Colloquium

November 17, 2014, 7:30-9:00pm

The David Brower Center, Berkeley CA

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