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New Art Exhibition and Online Event Series about Art, Prison, and Justice Opens in San José

November 19, 2020 In the Press

The San José Museum of Art has just launched Barring Freedom, a new exhibition and online event series about art, prison, and justice. 

Partners on the exhibit include the Arts and Sciences at University of California, Santa Cruz and the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, a member of NY-CHEP

Reviewing the exhibition for Hyperallergic, Emily Wilson writes, 

The driving force behind the show is using art to engage people in different ways, so they can see the dynamics of racism.

Read the full review and learn more about the exhibit here.