BRIC spotlights Community Heroes
Last August, BRIC celebrated the summer with the Downtown Brooklyn/Fort Greene community at the WE ARE BROOKLYN Block Party, presented by the Intergenerational Community Arts Council (ICAC) and Artist-in-Residence Najee Omar. Alongside artists, local partners, and performers, ICAC members invited Community Heroes, a community-based public art project that celebrate the everyday heroes in our neighborhoods, to join the party. The project, a series of large-scale portraits and biographies of the heroes, is now on view in Fort Greene Park and Commodore Barry Park.
Below, Community Heroes founder Jasmin Chang talks about her experience working with individuals and organizations around Fort Greene.
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