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Frank Islam Athenaeum Symposia Presents "Amplifying Community Voices: Public Art and Social Change"

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Category: Features

Published: 2019-09-09 00:00:01.000

<p><b>Michelle Angela Ortiz at Montgomery College, Germantown Campus, September 16 at 12:30 p.m.</b></p>
<p>Please join us for the first event of the Fall 2019 Frank Islam Athenaeum Symposia Speakers Series. On September 16, Michelle Angela Ortiz will deliver a presentation titled, "Amplifying Community Voices: Public Art and Social Change." Ortiz's presentation will focus on the power of transforming public spaces with imagery and messages that reflect the power of community stories. She will speak on her work as an artist engaging different communities for 20 years in the United States and abroad.</p>
<p>This event is free and open to the public. It also meets the multicultural diversity training requirement for MC employees. For directions to campus and information on the full series, please visit <a href="https://www.montgomerycollege.edu/events/athenaeum-symposia/index.html" title="www.montgomerycollege.edu/athenaeum">montgomerycollege.edu/athenaeum</a>.</p>
<p>Michelle Angela Ortiz is a visual artist/skilled muralist/community arts educator who uses her art as a vehicle to represent people and communities whose histories are often lost or co-opted. Through painting, printmaking, and community arts practices, she creates a safe space for dialogue around some of the most profound issues communities and individuals may face.</p>

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