SAJATA-E & Fredie Chan: The Role of the Artist in Community HIGHLIGHT
26 Jun 2020
9:00AM - 10:00AM
|Where||Asian Cultural Council
SAJATA-E & Fredie Chan
The Role of the Artist in Community
Friday, June 26 on Zoom
9am – 10am (ET) / 9-10pm (HKT)
SAJATA-E is a South Bronx-based sustainable designer and community farmer educating in smaller design footprints and farming rights in New York City. She received an ACC Fellowship in 2018, traveling to Hong Kong and Taiwan to engage with artists, urban farmers, and community members around sustainable art practices.
Fredie Chan is an award-winning independent filmmaker based in Hong Kong, whose films focus on grassroots’ communities and social activism. He received an ACC Fellowship to explore documentary filmmaking and participate in community-centered film programs in New York. With his grant cut short by COVID-19, he returned to Hong Kong in April. He has since released his latest short film Uneasy walk 回家路途.
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