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On Art and Activism

Agnes Gund and Catherine Gund in Conversation with Anna Deavere Smith

Apr 14, 2021

Join Agnes Gund, along with Emmy-nominated director Catherine Gund as they discuss Aggie, a feature-length documentary that explores the nexus of art, race, and justice through the story of art collector and philanthropist Agnes “Aggie” Gund’s life. Together they talk to Anna Deavere Smith about the power of art to transform consciousness and inspire social change.

Watch the film on Amazon.

Agnes Gund

Agnes Gund is president emerita of the Museum of Modern Art and chair of its International Council …

Catherine Gund

Founder and Director of Aubin Pictures, Catherine Gund is an Emmy-nominated producer, director, writer, and activist …

Anna Deavere Smith

Anna Deavere Smith is an actress and playwright. She is credited with creating a new form of theater …

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