Art & Civics
1:10-2:15pm, 4th Floor
Good art is about more than an expression of thought. Good art intertwines itself with the needs of the community.
In this panel session, attendees will hear from community members who spend just as much time collaborating and facilitating the creation of art as they do creating it themselves.
MUSA BAILEY, COLD CRUSH
Musa is is an innovator, tastemaker, and connoisseur of the arts. Whether expanding the common theme between music and fashion through sneakers or displaying the magic of selection through audience understanding, Musa covers all aspects of intentional art.
Lisa Gedgaudas, Denver arts and venues
As Program Director for Create Denver, Lisa is in tune with Denver's creative world. As an artist herself in an administrative role, she uses her position to lend powerful support to other artists, making her the perfect example of artistic civics in action.
Evan Weissman, Warm Cookies of the Revolution
Evan Weissman is the founding executive director of Warm Cookies of the Revolution, the world's first Civic Health Club. He was a member of the award-winning Buntport Theater Company for over 12 years, as playwright, director, designer, and actor. He also teaches courses on nonviolence at The Colorado College.