On February 21st the Academy at Urban Arts Partnership received a visit from the extraordinary and multi-talented musician and filmmaker Jean Grae. This special session was the result of a collaboration between the Academy and I Don’t Camoflauge, an organization that focuses on the expression of unique identity through media.
Academy students are used to having master classes where artists share the basics of their life story and artist journey and then take student questions.
This was no ordinary master class. How could it be with a personality like Jean Grae? If you know anything about her antics, you know there is never a dull moment with Jean.
students in dialogue about how to extract the most interesting information from a subject. Between jokes and anecdotes, she guided students in crafting questions that would make for an exciting exchange.