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ART is Food….The WHY CHEAP ART? manifesto– I’d love to see this on the 99% Bat-signal for #OWS The WHY CHEAP ART? manifesto PEOPLE have been THINKING too long that ART is a PRIVILEGE of the MUSEUMS & the RICH. ART IS NOT BUSINESS ! It does not belong to banks & fancy investors. ART IS FOOD. You cant EAT it BUT...
On the "99% Bat-Signal"
Thanks to Nedlist for sharing the genesis of this #publicart piece created for #OWS #N17. It reminds me of Bread and Puppet’s Why Cheap Art? Manifesto. Hurrah! “99% / MIC CHECK! / LOOK AROUND / YOU ARE A PART / OF A GLOBAL UPRISING / WE ARE A CRY / FROM THE HEART / OF THE WORLD / WE ARE UNSTOPPABLE / ANOTHER WORLD IS POSSIBLE / HAPPY BIRTHDAY / #OCCUPY MOVEMENT / OCCUPY WALL STREET...
Roots Reinvented: Did you miss Bassekou Kouyate &... →
Roots Reinvented in Mali and Egypt [Afropop Worldwide pgm: 626] Grammy nominated ngoni virtuoso Bassekou Kouyate and his 8 piece band Ngoni Ba wowed the crowd recently at Lincoln Center. Ngoni Ba re-wired the ancient ngoni to create a dense, 21st century sound. We’ll hear the concert and talk with Bassekou about hunters, his precocious son, and his future plans. We hear a very different take on...
4 1/2 hours to go, and we're almost at $16,000 for... →
We are so excited to see such a fantastic response to this year’s Kickstarter campaign - we have already exceeded our goal and increased the number of supporters by nearly 60% from last year. It’s a wonderful vote of confidence, and we thank you all for your generosity. There are only a few hours left to go, and we’re just short of $16,000. We’d love to hit that mark,...
This makes me both happy, and sad. NEW MUSIC: AmY...
GlobalFEST 2012 Lineup - videos on MusicParade →
I don’t know who put together this collection of @globalFEST_NYC 2012 artist videos on @TheMusicParade / World Music Network - but I’m really glad they did. Thanks!