Watch and listen to Brown graduate students Julian Saporiti and Erin Aoyama perform for NPR's Tiny Desk Series an original song from No-No Boy, a collection of folk songs that shed light on the Asian American experience. Saporiti and Aoyama were featured as part of the Brown Arts Initiative's Songwriting Series in FY18. Their performance for NPR can be found here.
The Providence Journal published an overview of the BAI's spring symposium, Polar Opposites: Creative Interventions in the Arctic and Antarctica, plus the Bell Gallery's related exhibition, 33°.
The Brown Arts Initiative's Spring 2018 symposium, Polar Opposites: Creative Interventions in the Arctic and Antarctica, is part of a larger university endeavor to address climate change issues from a variety of perspectives.
Providence, RI…The Brown Arts Initiative (BAI) showcases its spring 2018 season of programming, featuring influential musicians, poets, artists, and filmmakers and a symposium on the arts and environment in the polar regions. Unless indicated, all programs are free and open to the public. Prominent participants for the upcoming season include: