My time living and working in India, Spain, LATAM, and Brooklyn in fields ranging from education, digital marketing, and community building taught me that art. As an urbanist, I love creating safe spaces with a socio-anthropological mindset in order to embolden those stories we do not hear in mainstream media. I have been able to facilitate this work through my podcast around immigrants and emigrants from across the globe called @nocountryformoving, being a past original board member for nonprofit, BlackSpace as well as writing content that aligns itself with identity, her/history.
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What role can art and culture play in shaping the future of your neighborhood or the city at large?
Art and culture provide a pathway to facilitate and embolden community-based initiatives that inspire growth, which pushes for fundamental changes in our society as a whole.