Seminar to discuss community role of artists

The campus community is invited to Gina Reichert and Mitch Cope of Detroit’s Power House Productions for a seminar entitled “In the Neighbourhood” at 10 a.m. Friday, October 19, in room 130, Assumption University.

The principals of the Design 99 studio will lead a discussion on the role and responsibility of artists and designers in the community.

The event is part of the Distinguished Speakers Series of the Humanities Research Group, which will sponsor a reception to follow.

Watch a video documenting the artists’ 2011 work, Clearing a Path to the Future: Garbage Totem No. 1: