Beyond the Bars 2020 - Call for Artists

January 27, 2020

This year’s Beyond the Bars conference (March 5-8, 2020 in New York City) aims to explore the issue of strategies in challenging a carceral society.

It is our hope that Beyond the Bars 10 will be a generative space to surface and explore where the movement stands today, discuss a range of strategic issues, and further our freedom plans towards transforming the society in which we live. 

Beyond the Bars seeks to highlight the work of creatives that speaks to the mission of Beyond the Bars 10: Freedom Plans. If you are interested in sharing your art…

Application Due: February 7, 2020  

Click here to apply now.

Art Gallery: March 7-8

Open Mic: March 8 during lunch break

For questions or concerns, feel free to email [email protected]

Unfortunately, Beyond the Bars is unavailable to cover travel or provide an honorarium at this time. 

If you are a performer that is unable to make the open mic but would like to be considered for future events, feel free to email [email protected].