artistsagainstpoliceviolence:One of the facilitators of Artists…


One of the facilitators of Artists Against Police Violence ( jessxchen​ ) is leading a micro-presentation and discussion at Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland this upcoming Monday, along with other local organizations and presenters. Here is the  Facebook Event

 Gathering Resistance: Black Lives Matter – The Artists’ Call 

Monday, March 9th at 6:30pm at Phillip Feldman Gallery – 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR

Gathering Resistance: Black Lives Matter – The Artists’ Call is a series of micro-presentations and conversation concerning what artists and designers can create to combat anti-Black police violence police.

In collaboration with Justseeds Member Jess X. Chen from Artists’ Against Police Violence, advocacy group: Don’t Shoot Portland, Black Creative Collective: Brown Hall, and Arresting Power Filmmakers: Julie Perini and Erin Yanke.

“When the language that white supremacy and anti-Blackness have given us fails, we must rise with our broken tools and forge a new visual language toward accountability and justice. Join us in the collective cry that Black Lives Matter”

Please come join us in this dialog.

Featured poster art by Nicolas Lampert of Justseeds.

three-color silkscreen 19”x25

See full post here: jess x chen2015-03-03.