CASETalks is an engaging online program that tackles various humanitarian issues supported by BriefCASE artists. Every second Saturday of the month, one of our artists is in conversation with a curator or educator via Zoom.

Shahidul Alam By Morten Krogvold

September 11, 2021

"Art as Activism"


Shahidul Alam in conversation with Morten Krogvold

Untitled Omar Imam

August 14, 2021

"What is

CASE Art Fund?"


Cathy Edelman & Anette Skuggedal in conversation with Leslie Thomas.

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July 10, 2021

"The Perpetual Canvas"


John Fanestil &

Debi Cornwall

A conversation about how art is used to raise awareness.


June 12, 2021

"I Am A Refugee"


Mamayan Jabateh &

Achy Obejas

A conversation about leaving

for a new country

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May 8, 2021

"You Don't Belong Here!”


Binh Dahn & Corey Keller

A conversation about identity

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April 10, 2021

"Where Art and Documentary Meet”


Omar Imam & Kristen Lubben

A conversation about how one photographs trauma.

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March 13, 2021

“Stupid Borders”

Rubén Martín de Lucas 

& Robert Moore

A conversation about

how borders function.

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February 13, 2021


Keith Carter & Anne Tucker 

A conversation about photographing along the New Mexico/ Texas border. 

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December 12, 2020

“I work so you don't have to”

Alejandro Cartagena and 

Curator Malcolm Daniel

A discussion about the reality of migrant workers

Shimon Attie "Night Watch (Norris), 2019

January 9, 2021

“Night Watch”

Shimon Attie and 

Curator Natasha Egan

A discussion about art and activism

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November 14, 2020

“Where am I from?”

Turjoy Chowdhury and 

Professor Rajit Mazumder

A discussion about being stateless. 

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October 10, 2020

“They’re only Children”

  Andrea Motta and documentary film producer Mimi Chakarova

A discussion about the sex trafficking industry

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September 12, 2020

“Where are they now?”

Cesar Dezfuli and

Curator Tim Wride

Giving voice to the voiceless by telling their stories

CASETalks is presented with support from the Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation