Saturday, January 12, 2013

Graphic Advocacy Exhibition

I'm excited to be a part of this exhibition / book project that just opened in Boston and will travel to other museums over the next few years.

Graphic Advocacy: International Posters for the Digital Age 2001-2012

Monday, January 7, 2013

Upcoming Projects for 2013

Sioux Falls, South Dakota    January and July
Beginning in January, Ashley Laird and I will be working with residents of the Whittier neighborhood on a large community mural for Meldrum Park. The project is being supported by an NEA Our Town grant awarded to the Sioux Falls Arts Council. More about the Sioux Falls project here.

Southern Graphic Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin    March 20 - 23
I'll be speaking and showing work related to the Occupy Movement and an ongoing effort to counter  Kansas' politicians attempts to turn the clock back on women's rights, immigration, and support for the arts. More about SGC here.

Texas      April - June
For the fifth site of the Mid-America Mural Project, we'll be in Texas (town to be determined soon, here are RFPs for Texas communities and apprentices )

Songdo, South Korea   April 21 - 30
Invited by Chadwick International School, Ashley and I be working with teens on a mural for Songdo's beautiful new Central Park. More about our project in Songdo here. 

Give Take Give     May
The culmination of this Rocket Grant funded project will be a book release and exhibition at the Lawrence Percolator. More about Give Take Give here.

Nebraska      August - October
We are planning to be in Nebraska (town to be determined, RFP for communities and apprentices here) for the sixth installment of the Mid-America Mural Project.

Thursday, January 3, 2013

New essay on Give Take Give blog

I just published a new essay, "Nourishing the Body, Mind, and Sense of Wonder: Economies of good will in Lawrence,"  for my Give Take Give project. Check it out here.