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The Way We Live Now Project

Joined in March 2018

About Us

The Way We Live Now Project is a new performance-based public art and public health project focused on the ripple effects of the opioid epidemic. This grant funded, participatory, audience-generated initiative invites processing of what often remain private, painful and stigmatized experiences in and around the current crisis. Through a series of workshops and performances we will use the model of a Susan Sontag short story to ask: what does it mean to live within an epidemic? How do we live in an environment so deeply saturated by a substance, opioids, that are both invaluable and dangerous? How do we live with pain, or with the pain of another? How do we go on living?

The Way We Live Now Project is a new performance-based public art and public health project focused on the ripple effects of the opioid epidemic. This grant funded, participatory, audience-generated initiative invites processing of what…

Issue Areas Include

  • Arts & Music
  • Civic Engagement
  • Disability
  • Health & Medicine
  • Substance Abuse & Addiction

Location

  • Tremont Street
    Boston, MA 02111

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