At the recent dedication of the Lauren Ewing’s elegant and transcendent AIDS Memorial on Provincetown Town Hall lawn, the community told the story of the town’s valiant response to HIV/AIDS. Jay Critchley was honored to speak as director of the Provincetown Community Compact and the Swim for Life, citing the town’s continuing role and responsibility to share Provincetown's narrative to a fractured and discordant world. TheCompact.org
The Whiteness House – Tarred and Feathered | An Interactive Installation, Performances, and Discussion About “Whiteness” | A New Project by Artist and SFAI Equal Justice resident Jay Critchley | Sunday, November 19, 3:00-5:00 pm. | Santa Fe Art Institute | Free & Open to the Public
I recently visited the Bahamas to assist Harvard Professor Doris Sommer in her week-long workshop, Pre-Texts. It is a unique project that teaches literacy and citizenship through the arts.