Skew Magazine, deliberately seek out individuals, projects and immersive programs that, in their words, "subvert social hierarchies to create experiments in empathy." Though its activities are sustained year-round, this year marks the fifth installment of its namesake Level Ground Festival, highlighting recent and ongoing projects that have benefited from its support. This year sees three visual artists mounting their debut solo shows, a new documentary film project, a comedy night, a special screening of Zackary Drucker's Transparent, a 3-D photo-art show from Rae Threat, Ruthintruth's art show in Chinatown, and a powerful photography installation by Rebekah Mei at Interspace. Check schedule for locations.
Level Ground is an independent arts incubator with a purpose. Going beyond the already laudable goal of supporting emerging artists with grants, residencies and resources, Level Ground, and its offshoot