Artists and artist-centered organizations have shaped contemporary attitudes, initiated bold ventures and changed prevailing thought. In Houston, with its culture of entrepreneurship and its vibrant arts community, numerous examples exist of how artists and arts organizations have taken leadership roles in communities. By raising awareness to needs, redefining the discourse and inspiring new public and private initiatives, effective arts leadership can have impact far beyond the economic.
Read about Harrison Guy, award-winning choreographer, dancer and mentor. His newest work "Pink Slip" investigates gentrification and is featured at Truck Dances on November 12.
SLB Student Blog
The Student Leadership Board Blog is back! With artist interviews, happenings and smART summaries - keep up with the cool kids are reading.