Join artist Essam Attia as he discusses his social awareness art campaigns, different artistic mediums for creating public awareness, and how to engage the media. Essam will also share examples of public awareness campaigns from other artists.
Essam served for three years as a geospatial analyst in the US Army, he then earned a BFA in photography from the School of Visual Arts and went on to create his most notable artworks, Drone Zones, and The Drone Campaign. These seminal works garnered international press and have been featured in The New Yorker, The Wall Street Journal, CNN and Fox News.
Sponsored by the National Religious Campaign Against Torture: www.nrcat.org.