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“I wish my art to speak not only for my people but for all humanity… my subject matter is social commentary and seeks to improve the condition of life for all people.”   

~ Dr. Margaret Taylor-Burroughs  

SSCAC founder, visual artist, writer, poet, educator, and arts organizer


Faheem Majeed (b. 1976) is a Chicago-based artist whose studio practice focuses on investigating, challenging, and highlighting the significance of culturally specific institutions. As its former Executive Director (2007-2011), Chicago’s South Side Community Art Center serves as his primary muse.

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