Dan Grossman is NUVO's arts editor.
"I Will Carry You" by Shamira Wilson
Shamira Wilson at the Indianapolis Artsgarden
Umaymah Mohammad at Nakba Day at Monument Circle
While the opening Gala included gospel music, spoken word performance, and dance, serious issues of racial justice and equity were also raised, in very divergent ways.
"Blackface II (Welcome to AmeriKKKa)" by Tony Radford
Judge Tanya Walton Pratt at Meet the Artists