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Lisa Hirmer is an interdisciplinary artist based in Guelph, Ontario, whose practice spans visual media, social practice, performance, art-based research and occasionally writing. She is primarily concerned with collective relationships, in communities and public spaces as well as within more-than-human ecologies.
Culture and Animals Foundation 2018 grantee Donald Vincent aka Mr. Hip is a spoken word poet and hip-hop musician based in Los Angeles. He began recording his latest project, entitled “Vegan Paradise” this year, which was funded partially by his CAF grant.
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.