Art+Action's COME TO YOUR CENSUS Campaign Awarded Ford Foundation Grant Art+Action Founder + Artistic Director of Social Impact Amy Kisch along with artists Arleene Correa Valencia + Ana Teresa Fernández joined advocates, artists, filmmakers, and journalists nationwide to share tools, models, and networks to drive voter and Census participation to ensure that BIPOC, disabled, women, trans, LGBTQIA+, and immigrant voices are heard and counted—as Ford Foundation focuses support to bring the initiative to Florida and Texas.

 

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Smithsonian Magazine Highlights Art+Action's COME TO YOUR CENSUS Campaign 

Art+Action has responded to COVID-19 by shifting from public events to social media and online outreach—and continuing to offer their open-sourced multi-lingual arts-driven Census toolkit—to advocate for the health and strength of our communities for the next decade.

April 2, 2020

by Theresa Machemer

 

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The Art Newspaper HIghlights Art+Action's COME TO YOUR CENSUS Campaign 

Art+Action has launched a multi-pronged initiative to reach Bay Area residents in hard-to-count communities, and galvanize the art world to get behind the national headcount

April 1, 2020

by Tess Thackara

 

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Hyperallergic Feature Come to Your Census: The 2020 Census is an Essential Service

Participating in the 2020 Census helps to secure the long-term health and strength of our communities. In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s clear that completing the Census is more vital now than ever.

April 1, 2020

 

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Hyperallergic Features YBCA Presents 'ome to Your Census: Who Counts in America

Learn more about YBCA’s digital art and civic engagement experience as part of an arts-driven citywide campaign led by the Art+Action coalition, commissioned by the City of San Francisco’s Office of Civic Engagement and Immigrant Affairs (OCEIA)

April 1, 2020

 

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7×7 Spring Arts Preview Features Come To Your Census

7×7 calls out YBCA’s digital art and civic experience Come to Your Census: Who Counts in America? in its roundup of art openings this Spring

March 5, 2020

by Anna Volpicelli

 

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The Art Newspaper: San Francisco Fairs Reflect the Bay Area’s Widening Wealth Gap

San Francisco as a cultural mecca with FOG and Untitled, the new SFMOMA, Pace and Gagosian, civic art programs like Art+Action, and the development of artist enclaves such as Minnesota Street Project

January 20, 2020

by Leora Lutz

 

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Nancy Pelosi Launches COME TO YOUR CENSUS Campaign in San Francisco on Channel 2 News

Channel 2 News covers the unveiling of the COME TO YOUR CENSUS campaign with the SF COUNTS 2020 Census launch with Mayor London N. Breed and Speaker Nancy Pelosi at San Francisco City Hall

January 17, 2020

by Rob Roth

 

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Bahar Behbahani All water has a perfect memory Installation at Wave Hill

September 15 - December 1, 2019

 

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Rodney Ewing Residency + Site-Specific Exhibition at Headlands Center for the Arts

Residency: June 10 - August 19
Exhibition: July 28 - August 19
Special Event: Sunday, August 11, 11am-2:30pm

 

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Longitude + Latitude Rodney Ewing Solo Exhibition

at the Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) SF

May 8 - June, 23, 2019

 

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re:home For Freedoms Exhibition Review in Art Practical Magazine

An Atlas of the Invisible, in re:home at Minnesota Street Project

January 22, 2019

by Hoi Leung

 

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Bahar Behbahani in OBSERVER Magazine

Creative Capital’s 2019 Award Recipients Are 60 Percent Women, 77 Percent People of Color

January 15, 2019

by Helen Holmes

 

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Bahar Behbahani Receives the 2019 Creative Capital 2019 Award

January 11, 2019

 

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re:home For Freedoms Town Hall

Moderated by Marc Bamuthi Joseph, Vice President and Artistic Director of Social Impact

at the The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. 

Minnesota Street Project

December 15, 2018

 

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SFMOMA SECA Award Announcements at re:home

December 14, 2018

 

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re:home Artadia + Keenlee Reception

With Artadia Awardees, Travis Somerville, Sergio De La Torre, and Weston Teruya

December 11, 2018

 

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re:home Feature in Bob Cut Magazine's 'What Is Home? An Exploration Of The "Homeland"'

December 10, 2018

by Megumi Hiramoto

 

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re:home Family + Community Day

Free art-making workshops + interventions by Sanctuary City Project

(with the support of FB AIR Program), Ramekon Oarwisters’ Crochet Jam 

(supported by Pamela + David Hornik), and The Community Walking Laboratory with Astrid Kaemmerling

Minnesota Street Project

December 8, 2018

 

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re:home Creative Capital Dinners Project

Led by Maria Elena González—artist, educator, and chair of the sculpture department at San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI)

Minnesota Street Project

December 5, 2018

 

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re:home Immigrant Rights Commission & Consulate Reception

Hosted by the San Francisco Office of Civic Engagement & Immigrant Affairs

Minnesota Street Project

December 5, 2018

 

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re:home a For Freedoms Exhibition + Community Action Opening Reception

Developed in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut San Francisco + Presented with Collect For Change™

Minnesota Street Project

December 1, 2018

 

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re:home a For Freedoms Exhibition + Community Action

Exploring the plight of political + economic refugees in the San Francisco Bay Area, 

examining sanctuary city, homelessness, and the flight of the creative class

Developed in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut San Francisco + Presented with Collect For Change™

Minnesota Street Project

December 1 - 29, 2018

 

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Jetzt Feature on Michelle Hartney 

Artist hangs additional information to Gauguin and Picasso in the MET

November 11, 2018

 

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Michelle Hartney in artnet News 

From the Art World’s Biggest Power Players to Jeff Koons’s Embarrassing Day in Court: The Best and Worst of the Art World This Week

November 10, 2018

by Caroline Goldstein

 

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Politikien Feature on Michelle Hartney 

Artist in spectacular action: "The history of Western art is purely a story of men who paint women as if they were meatballs for their speckled flowers"

November 9, 2018

by Torben Benner

 

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Frieze Feature on Michelle Hartney 

Do Museum Wall Labels Hide Artists’ Misogyny? Gauguin and Picasso Protested at Met

November 8, 2018

 

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The Art Newspaper Feature on Michelle Hartney 

In a Met protest, an artist posts her own labels next to a Picasso and Gauguin

November 8, 2018

by Nancy Kenney

 

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artnet News Feature on Michelle Hartney 

‘Museums Almost Infantilize Viewers’: A Guerrilla Artist Puts Up Her Own Wall Labels at the Met to Expose Male Artists’ Bad Behavior

November 7, 2018

by Sarah Cascone

 

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Hyperallergic Feature on Michelle Hartney 

Artist Covertly Hangs #MeToo-Inspired Wall Labels at the Met Museum

November 7, 2018

by Jasmine Weber

 

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Bahar Behbahani and Hoor Al Qasimi to Curate Exhibition

at the Sharjah Art Foundation of Works by DENA Collective
United Arab Emirates

September 29, 2018 - January 12, 2019

 

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Rodney Ewing in Artifacts at the National Veterans Art Museum 

Chicago, IL

May 19 - September 22, 2018 

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"Art of Living: The Haight-Ashbury Home of Die-Hard Collectors"

Featuring Rodney Ewing's San Francisco Private Commission 

Moving Pictures in 7x7 Magazine

by Anna Volpicelli

August 22, 2018

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Bahar Behbahani Selected for Brown Foundation

Fellows Program Salon at the Dora Maar House

Ménerbes, France

August 16, 2018 at 6pm 

 

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Bahar Behbahani’s Ride the Caspian Two-Channel Video

Collaboration with Almagul Menlibayaeva Installation on View

in Active Forms: Works from the Sharjah Art Foundation Collection 

Al Mureijah Square, Arts Square and the Old Sharjah Planetarium,
Part of March Meeting, United Arab Emirates

March 16 - June 16, 2018

 

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Rodney Ewing SFAC Public Art Commission Unveiling Reception 

The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco

Friday, June 15, 2018 from 6-8pm

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Rodney Ewing Private Art Commission Reception 

San Francisco

Saturday, June 9, 2018 from 6-8pm

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OPHELIA Featured in New York Foundation for the Arts NYFA CURRENT 

"Conversations | Nadja Verena Marcin's OPHELIA World Tour"

by Priscilla Son

May 24, 2018

 

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Rodney Ewing San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) Public Art Installation

Sanctuary City in The Art Newspaper

by James H. Miller

May 7, 2018

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Bahar Behbahani Selected for The Drawing Center's Open Sessions Two-Year Program

New York, NY

May 1, 2018 - April 1, 2020

 

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