I’m a journalist focused on art and politics. I report on stories around the world and support artists in publishing award-winning stories in The New Yorker, BuzzFeed News, and more
Artists can help us see around corners … they can help us interrogate the world we live in. I think artists really have an ability to help the culture at large gain a better understanding of the relationship of society and issues we face.
Artists, when they work, delve really deeply into issues, so we thought, ‘Why not create a platform that kind provides a face for those ideas and perspectives to be shared with a broad public?’
With the team at Eyebeam I helped launch a program to fund and support artists publishing work in major news outlets. Several award-winning pieces came out of this program under my tenure.
On behalf of Creative Time, I interviewed 16 artists working in journalism and compiled their stories into a 239 page book. What challenges do artists face?
An article on the difficulties artists in and around Israel have faced from government pressure.
Archaeologists are racing to save Afghanistan’s cultural heritage before the Chinese start digging on one of the world’s most valuable new copper mines.