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In conversation: Michael ‘Mikey J’ Asante and George the Poet

How can art transform lives?

To celebrate our 2018 theme ‘The Art of Change‘, we asked Michael ‘Mikey J’ Asante (co-founder and co-artistic director of Boy Blue) and George the Poet to share their thoughts on their creative process, the idea of community, and how art can transform lives.

‘The challenge for me is to try to impact at least one person’

Want to join the conversation? Share your thoughts using #TheArtOfChange on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook.

Michael ‘Mikey J’ Asante and Boy Blue Entertainment present A Change is Gonna Come, A Night with Boy Blue, Outliers, and Blak Whyte Gray at the Barbican this year.

Part of The Art of Change, our 2018 annual theme which explores how the arts respond to, reflect and potentially effect change in the social and political landscape.