In celebration of Immigrant Heritage Month, join our Summer Art Fest at the Centre for Social Innovation in Chelsea!
Art & fashion photographs curated by Real People. Real Lives. exhibit
Immersive audio room
Panel discussion @ 7 pm: Authentic voices of immigrant women discussing art, feminism, and the immigrant experience in this political landscape
Dinner bites, cocktails, soft drinks
Silent auction & pop-up shop
All proceeds go to New Women New Yorkers' programs empowering immigrant women.
Meet our panelists
Dru Blumensheid, an Australian-American photographer and filmmaker, and the artist of our Real People. Real Lives. exhibit
Kweighbaye Kotee, originally from Liberia, founder of the Bushwick Film Festival and of the Media, Culture, and Communications Group
Montserrat Vargas, a multidisciplinary artist from Chile exploring such themes as belonging, objectification, and mental illness
Thahitun Mariam, a Bangladeshi-American poet, researcher, feminist, and community organizer
Ximena Velez, a Colombian journalist specialized in human rights