Alisha B. Wormsley
The People Are the Light, Signed Copy
A new publication by Alisha B. Wormsley poetically documents a month-long series of public art installations and workshops held in Pittsburgh’s Homewood neighborhood. Centered on healing and cleansing, this book invites you to reflect on Homewood’s past and present and see a vision for its future. Twelve artist-collaborators, curated by Wormsley, lead the events and performances that are documented in this book. i
Artists in featured in The People Are the Light: Dina “Free” Blackwell, Nisha Blackwell, Ayana “Sade” Clarke, Yona Harvey, Robert Hodge, Joy KMT, Ayanah Moor, Bekezela Mguni, Staycee Pearl, Ricardo Robinson, Felicia Savage, Anqwenique Wingfield, Alisha B. Wormsley.
Proceeds from sales of the book will go to support project partners and organizations in Homewood that strive to bring wellness and care to the community , including Sankofa Urban Farm, Yoga Roots, House of Manna/HRA, and YMCA LightHouse project.
Published by Silver Eye Center for Photography and designed by Brett Yasko
Major support for this publication was provided by the Hienz Endowments and The Pittsburgh Foundation.
- $65: The People Are the Light