The Art of Change
Artists, and the art they make, have the capacity to play a powerful role in remaking our world. Whether activists or innovators, chroniclers of history or interpreters of current events, artists can wield their talent to draw us into a cause of great social concern. But as they work their platforms, so do the platforms change around them. The business of music, film, and theater are dramatically shifting the way we experience all forms of art and culture. Do these new platforms threaten how artists work? Do they undermine their power as change makers?