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Science Gallery Atlanta’s JUSTICE explores equity, fairness and options

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Mar 31, 2023

Thomas Wheatley

Photo: Courtesy of Joey Ostrander/Flutter &amp Wow Museum Projects

A new exhibit from Emory University researchers and Atlanta creatives explores how the systems framing our planet impact our neighborhoods, economy and even our ideas of ourselves.

What is taking place: On Saturday, Science Gallery Atlanta opens the doors to JUSTICE, its most current seasonal exhibition in Pullman Rail Yards of functions bridging the arts and sciences.

Facts: JUSTICE options functions about transportation access, meals justice and how government choices can make or destroy complete neighborhoods.

  • These visual commentaries incorporate a detailed photo-and-archival documents history lesson on Lightning, a neighborhood razed to make the Georgia Dome, and an actual MARTA bus covered in a vivid mural.

What they are saying: “For a lot of our power, we’re speaking about injusticeā€¦ and we’re attempting to locate methods to repair the trauma,” interim director Floyd Hall told Axios.

  • “Hopefully we’re providing folks the space to envision, properly, what does justice really appear like” and envision the planet they want to see.

Of note: Atlanta is the only U.S. member in the Science Gallery International network of universities positioned in cities with powerful larger education and arts communities.

What is subsequent: The exhibit runs till Sept. 30 and will function other programming more than the months. Reserve tickets or check out Pullman Rail Yards.

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