Photo by Thomas Mazerolles

Next-gen. Now.

MY NAME IS
VIVEK VENKATESH

My art reveals hope in a Landscape of Hate

Hate, violence and discrimination are propagated widely on the internet. That’s why I co-founded Project SOMEONE, an interactive web portal that fights bigotry with empathy. My musical and multimedia projects – Landscape of Hate and Landscape of Hope – magnify public voices in building artistic avenues for civil dialogue.

My name is Vivek Venkatesh, and I’m the UNESCO co-Chair in Prevention of Radicalization and Violent Extremism, and Professor of Inclusive Practices in Visual Arts in Concordia's Department of Art Education.

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