Member Profile: Lawren Desai

Lawren Desai is the executive director and curator of a/perture cinema in downtown Winston-Salem, North Carolina. In January 2020, a/perture cinema celebrated its 10th anniversary of serving the Winston-Salem community the art of film and providing a communal cinematic experience. As an art house cinema, a/perture’s mission is to entertain …

Member Spotlight: Lawren Desai

Lawren Desai is the executive director and curator of a/perture cinema in downtown Winston-Salem, North Carolina. In January 2020, a/perture cinema celebrated its 10th anniversary of serving the Winston-Salem community the art of film and providing a communal cinematic experience. As an art house cinema, a/perture’s mission is to entertain …

Lora Bottinelli

Lora Bottinelli Transcript MUSIC CREDIT: “NY” composed and performed by Kosta T from the cd Soul Sand, used courtesy of the Free Music Archive.  Lora Bottinelli: We know that participating in community-based arts and traditions makes people healthier. It contributes to wellbeing and we know that when you’re able to bring …