Arts Extra! 7/13/17

Host: Matt Murphy
Engineer: Amy Browne

The Arts from the Two Perspectives, that of a renowned painter and that of a local community development organizer

-A renowned landscape painter (Philip Barter) talks about his work, and a community organizer (Brook Minner) talks about her work helping a town to embrace the arts as part of its revitalization.
-What does it take to create art, for the individual artist and for a community?
-What is the role of the arts in society, particularly at a time of political polarization?

Philip Barter, Painter
Brook Minner, Director of Main Street Bucksport