Why I turned Chicago's abandoned homes into art | Amanda Williams

Credit: TED
Published on May 18, 2019 - Duration: 13:30s

Why I turned Chicago's abandoned homes into art | Amanda Williams

Amanda Williams shares her lifelong fascination with the complexity of color: from her experiences with race and redlining to her discovery of color theory to her work as a visual artist.

Journey with Williams to Chicago's South Side and explore "Color(ed) Theory," a two-year art project in which she painted soon-to-be-demolished houses bold, monochromatic colors infused with local meaning -- catalyzing conversations and making the hidden visible.

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