PBS NewsHour

Artist Firelei Báez transforms spaces to build connections

Clip: 07/15/2021 | 5m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

Dominican-American Artist Firelei Báez’s new installation in Boston is an enormous, transformed space meant to connect her native Caribbean culture with the port-side city. Using everyday materials she reconstructed a ruined Haitian palace and introduces visitors to symbols to bridge a wide range of cultures. Jeffrey Brown reports.

Aired: 07/15/21

Rating: NR

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