In this audio excerpt, Sybylla quotes from one of Frederick Douglass’ most famous speeches, “What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July?”, delivered on July 5th, 1852, in Rochester, New York.

 And then, in her own words, she states:

Art is an aesthetic force
Art has agency
Art creates clarity
Which opens us to choice
We see more opportunities
We innovate
We expand
We reconstruct a more representative narrative
And we change

2 minute audio excerpt from Art & Activism talk at Adorama. Watch the entire Art & Activism Adorama discussion.