Talk on Art for Social Change

Talk on Art for Social Change

Art for Social Change

Joan Marie Kelly , Singapore-based American artist affiliated with Nanyang Technological University, gave a talk on “Art Practice as Pedagogy Situated in Students Lived Experiences” on August 3 at 2:30pm in the Auditorium. The discussion focused on her most recent social art events between Bangladesh and Indian foreign workers and a group of engineering students in Singapore. She also discussed about a series of art making workshops with sex workers in Kolkata India. Lastly she talked on “Language Made Visible,” an interdisciplinary collaboration with Linguists, illustrators and the communities of oral speakers.

The Universityof Liberal Arts Bangladesh and its curricula are accredited by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh, and approved by the Ministry of Education, Government of People's Republic of Bangladesh.