Canvass! Artists Unite Against Human Trafficking (interview)

Artist with a social conscience

There is a buzz in chicago about the upcoming Canvass event.  When artists unite for a great cause, it benefits us all. Canvass will be an amazing event aimed at helping to stop Human Trafficking!!  I had the chance to interview the two creative minds behind this awesome idea, Tye Johnson and Cristy Corso.  They are high-energy artists who have decided to make a stand. Please, take a moment and read this interview. Get your tickets and come support us on Saturday, June 8th starting at 6:30 pm in Pilsen’s Both Sides Gallery!!!

Sergio: How did the idea for the Canvass event come about?

Tye: Last summer, I saw the documentary, Very Young Girls, an expose of human trafficking that follows thirteen and fourteen year old American girls as they are seduced, abused, and sold on New York’s streets by pimps, and treated as adult criminals by police. After…

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