About “But It’s Ours”

Ryan

Listen to Groundwork’s Green Team member Ryan talk about his experience with climate injustice. In this clip, Ryan is responding to the following question: 

Have you or your family ever had an experience when extreme heat or flooding has affected
your ability to live safely and comfortably in your home? What about the ability to safely
commute to work, school, or access community resources (grocery stores, places of worship,
gyms, parks, etc.)?

Alyssa

Listen to Groundwork’s Green Team member Alyssa talk about her experience with climate injustice. In this clip, Alyssa is responding to the following question: 

Have you or your family ever had an experience when extreme heat or flooding has affected
your ability to live safely and comfortably in your home? What about the ability to safely
commute to work, school, or access community resources (grocery stores, places of worship,
gyms, parks, etc.)?

 

Ian

Listen to Groundwork’s Green Team member Ian talk about his experience with climate injustice. In this clip, Ian is responding to the following question: 

Have you or your family ever had an experience when extreme heat or flooding has affected
your ability to live safely and comfortably in your home? What about the ability to safely
commute to work, school, or access community resources (grocery stores, places of worship,
gyms, parks, etc.)?

 

Jazmin

Listen to Groundwork’s Green Team member Jazmin talk about her experience with climate injustice. In this clip, Jazmin is responding to the following question: 

Have you or your family ever had an experience when extreme heat or flooding has affected
your ability to live safely and comfortably in your home? What about the ability to safely
commute to work, school, or access community resources (grocery stores, places of worship,
gyms, parks, etc.)?

 

Lenny

Listen to Groundwork’s Green Team member Lenny talk about his experience with climate injustice. In this clip, Lenny is responding to the following question: 

Have you or your family ever had an experience when extreme heat or flooding has affected
your ability to live safely and comfortably in your home? What about the ability to safely
commute to work, school, or access community resources (grocery stores, places of worship,
gyms, parks, etc.)?

 

But It’s Ours

Listen to artist Shanequa Benitez talk about the title of the exhibition, But It’s Ours: The Red Line Between Poverty and Wealth.

 

Chasing Rainbows

Listen to artist Shanequa Benitez talk about her painting, Chasing Rainbows. (Not on view in the exhibition)

 

Ghetto Pools

Listen to artist Shanequa Benitez talk about her painting, Ghetto Pools.

 

Grass-Fed Scraps

Listen to artist Shanequa Benitez talk about her two-painting series, Grass Fed Scraps. The series includes Grass-Fed Scraps (Beef) and Grass-Fed Scraps (Pork).

 

My Brother’s Keeper

Listen to artist Shanequa Benitez talk about her painting, My Brother’s Keeper.

 

Under Surveillance

Listen to artist Shanequa Benitez talk about her painting, Under Surveillance.

 

Under the Shade

Listen to artist Shanequa Benitez talk about her new painting, Under the Shade.

 

Bodega

Listen to artist Shanequa Benitez talk about her painting, Bodega.

 

We Can Dance, Too.

Listen to artist Shanequa Benitez talk about her new painting, We Can Dance, Too.