FORWARD: Issue #1: Public Health

How Artists Help Drive Better Public Health Outcomes

Welcome to FORWARD, a digital publication and conversation series from Forecast, a nonprofit that activates, inspires, and advocates for public art that advances justice, health, and human dignity. FORWARD highlights how artists are partnering with cities, institutions and communities to courageously tackle the vital issues of our time. This issue focuses on public health. You can navigate it using the three bars at the top of the page — or the arrows at the bottom.

Image: Audience members watch from their front steps in the Grandmont-Rosedale neighborhood of Detroit, Michigan as Cuttime Simfonica and The Urban Requiem Project perform. Read more about a month of socially distanced pop-up concerts and digital performances brought to Detroit by NOW:FUTURE to connect communities during the pandemic. Photo by Trilogy Beats, courtesy Sidewalk Detroit.


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FORWARD: Issue #1

Public Health