Ryan Dennis, Isis Ferguson, La Keisha Leek, and Tricia Van Eck

Ryan Dennis is Curator & Program Director at Project Row Houses. In partnership with the Center for Art & Social Engagement at the University of Houston, she co-administers a new fellowship that connects participants with Third Ward urban planners, policymakers and community members.

Isis Ferguson is a cultural worker, activist, and Associate Director of City & Community Strategy for Place Lab at The University of Chicago. Led by renowned artist and University of Chicago faculty Theaster Gates, Place Lab is a catalyst for mindful urban transformation and creative redevelopment.

La Keisha Leek
is a Brooklyn-based arts professional and Manager of the Kenan Project at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, a new residency and larger initiative to develop a collective impact model with 21 cultural institutions through the lens of arts education and community engagement.

Tricia Van Eck is Founder and Artistic Director for 6018North. 6018North is a former mansion used as a site for experimental art and culture and also does itinerant programming in storefronts, on beaches and in classrooms. 6018North was founded in the Spring of 2011.

 

Sessions

May 13, 2018
The Power of Three: Timelines for Sustainable Community-Engaged Projects
Viscusi Gallery, New York Hall of Science (NYSCI)
12:30  -  2:00