Grant Recipient Details

Location

Boston, MA

Project Title
Project Misik in the Yard
Fiscal Year Awarded
2021
Grant or Program
Public Art for Spatial Justice
Grant Amount
$10,000

Zili Misik is a Boston-based multi-ethnic all-female band celebrating African diasporic music in Dorchester's Ashmont & Adam's Village neighborhoods in Boston, MA. They use the power of interactive musical experiences to break down divisions and residual impacts of segregation within community. Centering Black Lives Matter, Zili Misik aims to create positive visibility of black folx in these spaces. Project Misik’s Kickoff Concert is November 1st, 2020 and will resume in the Spring & Summer 2021.