The Art of Black Urbanism
Panel Discussion – February 6, 2019 | University of Washington Campus (Seattle)
Exhibition – February 5-28, 2019 | Gould Gallery, College of Built Environments
The Art of Black Urbanism was a conversation and art exhibition on black visibility and shifting spaces in community, presented by the UW Department of Urban Design and Planning in collaboration with BEart&urbanism. The panel included Dr. Matthew Miller, a Post Doctoral Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Design’s Department of City and Regional Planning, and Jessica Rycheal, a Southern interdisciplinary story-teller and Art Director based in Seattle, Washington. The discussion was moderated by Tiana Brawley, co-founder of BEart&urbanism and a student at the University of Washington School of Social Work.
Photographic works by Miller and Rycheal, along with sculpture by Seattle artist Keith Murakata, were on display February 5-28, 2019 in Gould Gallery at the College of Built Environments’ exhibition space in Gould Hall.