Preserving Ladakh’s culture through film

Erik Koto devotes over five years of his life to filming and directing ‘The Song Collector’, a story inspired to rebuild a culture and speak through generations. “It’s a documentary currently in production, and post production actually. About a Himalayan folk singer and activist [starting] a movement to preserve the culture of Ladakh in the face of war and globalization,” says Koto. Situated on the edge of the Tibetan … Continue reading Preserving Ladakh’s culture through film

SAC prioritizes training in diversifying arts

By Danish Mehboob – Journalism Student at the University of Washington The Seattle Arts Commission is keeping racial equity on the agenda as it teams up with the Office for Civil Rights to attend to the public interest in diversifying art culture. One of the main topics discussed at the Seattle Arts Commission meeting on Oct. 14 was improving the diversity and racial equality in … Continue reading SAC prioritizes training in diversifying arts