CULTIVATING CREATIVE AGENCY: A Platform for Diversity in Art & Design


Jun 15, 2019
01:00 PM until 05:00 PM


Join us for a one day conference celebrating Diversity in the Art and Design fields! Through presentation & discussion, hear from leading BIPOC womxn about their creative career journeys. Leave with ways to successfully cultivate creative agency within your own practice, and shop the Maker Faire to directly support creatives within Rochester.

Our panel discussion will spotlight: New Orleans based classically trained violinist, composer, and scholar Sultana Isham, NYT published Swedish-Iranian animator and illustrator Sofia Pashaei currently working at Buck Design in NYC, and Rochester's own award winning arts organizer, social justice leader and WOC ART founder Rachel DeGuzman. The Maker Faire will highlight a selection of local artists and designers with unique items for sale. 

Maker Faire 1-3pm

Presentation & Discussion 3-4:30pm

Mix & Mingle 4:30-5pm 

Together we can overcome the challenges of inequity and create space for the beauty of diversity to flourish!

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210 South Avenue
Rochester, NY

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