Art, Engagement and Meaning Making

What is Socially Engaged Art? Who decides what qualifies to be included in this category and how? Are there universal standard of inclusion or is the taxonomy completely subjective? To answer these questions I sat down with Socially Engaged Artist and Director of Adult and Academic Programs and the Museum of Modern Art, NY Pablo Helguera. The video here is an excerpt from a visualized poetics in the form of a video sketch made in response to our conversation. (2014)