Art food justice. Charts a path from food activism to social justice activism that integrates the two. The oasis for girls youth organization partnered with the yerba buena center for the arts to tackle food justice via art cooking and collaborating with the healthy corner store coalition of san. Prices can be negotiated but typically for an 11x17 print it costs between 10 20.
On the gallery page i have compiled pieces that i have created to promote food justiceinjustice awareness and pieces by other artists that. In an engrossing historically grounded and ethnographically rich narrative joshua sbicca argues that food justice is more than a myopic focus on food allowing scholars and activists alike to investigate the causes behind inequities and evaluate and implement political strategies to. This website was created as an attempt to bridge my interests and discover the relationship between food justice and art.
Growing a healthier community through art and related interpretive programming will convey personal stories and experiences to demonstrate the local and world wide impact food justice has on individuals and society and how the arts can guide thoughtful conversation on the topic. Throughout the month of may my food justice art pieces will be on display in my solo exhibit seeds in the allen house 461 main street burlington vermontthe opening reception was friday may 4 from 3 5 pm and roughly 30 people showed up. A sufficient quantity of affordable nutritious food.
Home about blog gallery links contact home about blog gallery links contact my work. Raphael fund of the pittsburgh foundation the heinz endowments and the pennsylvania council on the arts. General operating support for contemporary craft is provided by the allegheny regional asset district the elizabeth r.
For the past several months the food justice leaders sierra madre residents and the teens in oasis for girls have taken part in art making workshops led by ybca teaching artists sandy rodriguez. On the blog page you can find my research about how food justice and art have been linked in the past and leading up to today. Growing a healthier community through art.