Art upends institutions and challenges us to examine the very fabric of our being, our society. We are loosened.
We must re-member ourselves and our reason for living, what greater purpose beyond the tactics of greed, what measurement of a timeless nature, what pattern of the gods.
Aberfan is a sponsored project of New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), a 501(c)(3), tax-exempt organization. Contributions on behalf of Aberfan must be made payable to NYFA, and are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
“Rain/Rubble”, demo excerpt of pianos from Aberfan. Life forever altered and forever bound to the two.
Photo from AP Archives , the graves of Aberfan, October 27, 1966.
“The poet, the artist, the musician, continues the quiet work of centuries, building bridges of experience between peoples…reminding man of the universality of his feelings, desires and despairs… thus, art is political in the most profound sense, not as a weapon in the struggle, but an instrument of understanding of the futility of struggle…”