U.Va. as Partner to the Creative Time Summit: Confronting Inequity


When: Friday, October 12 2012, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: FAVE in the Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library & OpenGrounds
Categories: Announcement: Community Service, Announcement: Special Interests, Event: Community Service, Event: Conference

The University of Virginia as an In-Depth Partner to the Creative Time Summit: Confronting Inequity

Every year at the Creative Time Summit, the most innovative artists, activists, critics, writers, and curators come together in New York to engage with one another, and a global audience, about how they are attempting to change our world in unprecedented ways. Participants range from art world luminaries and rural community organizers to international activists.

10 a.m. to 6:45 p.m.

Screening at FAVE in the Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library & OpenGrounds


 Interactive Events:

11:55 a.m. to 12:05 p.m. | FAVE

Skype call with Suzanne Lacy 

Artist, educator, writer, and civil servant Suzanne Lacy has brought together each of her skill sets into an art practice that examines, exposes and ultimately seeks to rectify urban social issues. Refreshments provided.

12:55 to 2:25 p.m. | OpenGrounds

Round Table Lunch with Greg Kelly from the Bridge PAI

Greg Antrim Kelly is an artist and the co-founder and executive director of The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative, a nonprofit community arts organization in Charlottesville, Virginia. Bring your own lunch.

2:30 to 2:40 p.m. | OpenGrounds 

Skype call with Jeffery Chang 

Jeff Chang is a prolific writer, journalist, and music critic who has his finger on the pulse of culture, politics and music. Refreshments provided.