BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:icalendar-ruby CALSCALE:GREGORIAN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20170524T045047Z UID:78599 DTSTART:20091113T183000 DTEND:20091113T200000 DESCRIPTION:
“Art Activism and the Collective Voice”
Drawing o n her UCSD undergraduate student organizing skills and political belief\, a rtist Victoria Delgadillo explores the power of the artistic collective and how various associations have amplified her work as an artist. Delgadillo will discuss her part in bringing an international outcry for resolving the horrific femicides in Ciudad Juarez\, Mexico through art and her activism in converting today's exhibition spaces into town hall meeting places. Othe r areas of discussion will be iconography\, social and cultural values/sens itivity\, the power of words in art\, art that has created social change\, the distribution &\; sharing of artistic expression\, and social art tha t transcends age and cultural barriers. A Q&\;A follows the presentation .