Our Mission

Our Mission is to educate and engage, the public regarding the eradication of racism and the creation of an anti-racist society, through the arts

WHAT ACTIONS DO YOU WANT YOUR AUDIENCE TO TAKE?

To explore and engage by listening, learning, sharing, discussing and ultimately taking action.  

HOW WILL AAR BRING AWARENESS TO VARIOUS SEGMENTATIONS OF ARTISTS?

Through strategically designed and curated virtual and face-to-face experiences that work to amplify our overall mission. AAR will also seek to create experiences that cultivate artists from specific groups i.e. racial, ethnic, cultural, gender, sexual orientation, disabled, religious and disadvantaged backgrounds. 

WHO IS AAR’S PRIMARY TARGET AUDIENCE?

Diverse artists of all ages, art aficionados, patrons, consumers and those interested in creating an anti-racist society. Multiculturalism is a key component to accomplishing AAR’s goals and mission. 

WHAT IS ART AGAINST RACISM?

Art Against Racism is a 501(c)(3) whose purpose is to educate and engage the public regarding the eradication of racism and the creation of an anti-racist society through the arts

WHAT PROBLEMS IS AAR STRIVING TO SOLVE?

Through art and art-related activity both virtual and offline (i.e. exhibitions, panel discussions, presentations, performance arts, conversations, networking, etc.) educate and engage the public regarding the impact of racism and white supremacy on Black people and consequently on the entire country.

Through art and art-related activity both virtually and offline, educate the public regarding the importance of persistent and intentional anti-racist action (i.e. voting) in eliminating the harmful impact of racism on personal and systemic levels.

Provide diverse artists, who are aligned with our mission, opportunities to create and share art both on and offline. In addition developing and supporting  a national community of civic-minded artists