for Art + Innovation
McColl Center for Art + Innovation is nationally renowned, urban artist residency experience, and a state-of-the-art laboratory where contemporary artists develop their work and connect with the community. The Center welcomes the community to view our exhibitions, meet resident artists in their studios and expand their understanding of contemporary art.
“I Can’t Breathe” by Shaun Leonardo, 2010 Artist-in-Residence
McColl Center for Art + Innovation alumnus artist Shaun Leonardo led his “I Can’t Breathe” public-participatory workshop and performance at the Center on Saturday, March 18, 2017. “I Can't Breathe” was created in memory of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Akai Gurley, Ramarley Graham, Tamir Rice, Trayvon Martin, and countless others. It was a public program of the exhibition The World is a Mirror of My Freedom.