Jayeesha Dutta

Artivist, Community-Based Scholar, and Healer-In-Training in New Orleans, Louisiana

Jayeesha Dutta

Artivist, Community-Based Scholar, and Healer-In-Training in New Orleans, Louisiana

Justice conscious "tri-coastal" Bengali American building with community through art and culture.

Painting a unique world of colorful possibility in collaboration with folks around the world in the service of liberation, justice and equity.

Believer that love, creativity & healing are the key levers in our [r]evolution.

Co-founder of Radical Arts and Healing Collective and Mind Power Collective

Cultural organizer for Gulf Future Coalition and Another Gulf Is Possible Collaborative

PhD in Urban Studies scholar at the University of New Orleans

Board member of Big Class (External Affairs Committee Chair) and Alternate ROOTS (Visual Arts Work Group Coordinator)

Facilitation, planning and strategy consultant for arts and healing based pedagogy, praxis and organizing efforts

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Born in Mobile.

Raised in New York.

Aged in Oakland.

Grateful to call New Orleans home.

  • Work
    • RadicalArts &HealingCollective
  • Education
    • University of New Orleans
    • Cornell University