AHML Interview With William Estrada
William Estrada is an arts educator and multidisciplinary artist. His art and teaching is a collaborative discourse that critically re-examines public and private spaces with people to engage in radical imagination. He has presented in various panels regarding community programming, arts integration and social justice curricula. He is currently a Visual Arts Teacher at Telpochcalli Elementary and faculty at the School of Art and Art History at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Estrada is engaging in collaborative work with the Mobilize Creative Collaborative, Chicago ACT Collective and Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative. His current research is focused on developing community-based and culturally relevant projects that center power structures of race, economy and cultural access in contested spaces that provide a space to collectively imagine just futures..