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Textiles as Social Commentary with Betty Leacraft; Featuring PHLA Fiber & Textile Collaborators
Kameelah Janan Rasheed discusses her practice of using a xerox machine with ICA Assistant Curator Meg Onli.
Watch the live TV broadcast featuring poet and digital artist Andrea Walls and filmmaker M. Asli Dukan.
The How and Why of the Web Series
Lady Dane Figueroa Edidi at the 2015 Trans Literary Salon
Maggie Eighteen performing at the 2015 Trans Literary Salon
Kavindu Ade at the 2015 Trans Literary Salon
Cyree Jarelle Johnson performing at the 2015 Trans Literary Salon
Tyler Vile performing at the 2015 Trans Literary Salon
Lee Mokobe performing at the 2015 Trans Literary Salon
Gee Imaan Semmalar performs at the 2015 Trans Literary Salon
Die Dragonetti performing at the 2015 Trans Literary Salon
Bernadette C.M. Karpf performs at the 2015 Trans Literary Salon
The following video shares stories collected at the Town Hall by PhillyCAM
Annie Mok reads excerpts from and discusses several of her works at Leeway's 2014 Trans Literary Salon.
J Mase III performs original poetry at Leeway's 2014 Trans Literary Salon.
DarkMatter presents original spoken word performances at Leeway's 2014 Trans Literary Salon.
KOKUMỌ presents original music at Leeway's 2014 Trans Literary Salon.
Imogen Binnie reads an excerpt from her first novel, Nevada, at Leeway's 2014 Trans Literary Salon.
Sonia Sanchez (LTA '05) is a poet, activist, mother, and scholar.
Pallabi Chakravorty (ACG '10, '06) develops dances which focus on the South Asian community in Philadelphia.
Nehad Khader (ACG '08) is a third-generation Palestinian refugee, scholar, artist, and activist.
María Teresa Rodríguez (LTA '07) is a Latina documentary filmmaker, producer and teaching artist.
Michelle Posadas (LTA '07, ACG '07) is a storyteller, organizer and teacher.
Michelle Angela Ortiz (LTA '08, ACG '07) is a visual artist who has created over 30 large scale public works.
Marissa Johnson-Valenzuala (LTA '05) is a writer, activist, DJ, teacher, and also runs a small literary press.
Elaine Hoffman Watts (LTA '07) is a klezmer drummer dedicated to preserving the cultural roots of her community.
Elba Hevia y Vaca (ACG '08, WOO '04) is a choreographer whose work draws from her cultural experience.
Desi Shelton-Seck (LTA '08) is a playwright, actress and director from Camden.
Deborah Caiola (LTA '10, ACG '08, WOO '04, '01) is a painter and teaching artist.
Catzie Vilayphonh (LTA '10, ACG '10) is a Lao American writer, spoken word poet, and performance artist.
Chaska Sofia (ACG '11) is a Philadelphia-based genderqueer DJ, musician, artist, media activist, and educator.
Betty Leacraft (LTA '11, ACG '09, WOO '99) is a culturally-inspired fiber mixed media artist.
Hybridism: Artist as Activist
Embedded in Community: What is Social Practice?
Keynote Presentation: Favianna Rodriguez
Claming Space: Community to Museum, Crossing Over
Opening Welcome & Invocation - Leeway Revolve 2013
Ezra Berkley Nepon (ACG '07) is a West Philadelphia writer, performer, and organizer.
Germaine Ingram (LTA '08, ACG '12) is a jazz tap dancer and a practitioner of a distinctly American dance form.
Indah Nuritasari (ACG '09, '11, '13) is a writer, social justice activist and mother.
Kukuli Velarde (LTA '11, WOO '99) is a painter and ceramicist whose work honors her Peruvian heritage.
Yowei Shaw (ACG '12, '11, '10, '09) is a freelance audio producer and public radio reporter based in Philadelphia.
Conversation and Workshop with Kameelah Janan Rasheed at ICA. December 3, 2017. Photo by Derek Rigby.
Artists Elisha Lim and Vivek Shraya read new work on October 22 2014 for Crushes and Mountains tour.
REVOLVE celebrated 20 years of funding at the nexus of art and social change.
In conjunction with the 2013 Philadelphia Trans-Health Conference, Leeway presented an open literary salon.
This mini-podcast features interviews with Nimisha Ladva, Anissa Weinraub, Carman Spoto, and Lisa Nelson-Haynes.
Live at the Writers House Features Leeway Award Winners