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When you interact with “ScienArtist” Gal Nissim’s works, whether by listening to her Synanthrope Preserve rat tour, The First to Cross, in Tompkins Square Park in Manhattan, or while watching brightly colored lights trail ants as they move inside a glass case, you can tell you’re experiencing something memorable.
As an English professor, freelance marketer, and copywriter, and as he works on rap and poetry projects or the 2020 Compassion Arts Festival, 2018 grantee Donald Vincent has seen the events of the global pandemic affect all aspects of his work.
Tom Regan (1938-2017) was the co-founder of CAF with his wife Nancy Regan. He was a philosopher, advocate of animal rights, and author of many books, including The Case for Animal Rights. Tom Regan taught at North Carolina State University for 34 years and gave many lectures. To learn more about his pioneering work, click below.