Olivia J. B. Baxter (she/her; they/them) is a Philly-native Expressionist, Family & Child Care Specialist, Educator, and Sangoma. Since 2013, she has been freelancing as a multimedia journalist creating content for multimedia organizations that are dedicated to putting marginalized people and communities at the forefront of conversations.
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The Brandywine River Museum of Art presents ‘Votes for Women: A Visual History’
An exhibition at the Brandywine River Art Museum celebrates the centennial of the 19th Amendment with an inclusive look at the faces and artifacts of the movement. Olivia J. B. Baxter reviews.
‘Juliet Takes a Breath’ by Gabby Rivera
Identity in all directions
In Gabby Rivera’s young adult novel ‘Juliet Takes a Breath,’ a young, queer Latina from the Bronx blazes her own trail to Portland, Oregon, learning that identity never has a single trajectory. Olivia J. B. Baxter reviews.
The African American Museum in Philadelphia presents Portals + Revelations: Richard J. Watson Beyond Realities
Moving through time and space in Black America
AAMP brings us a collection of naturalistic and abstract representations of Black history through illustrations, found objects, collages, and more by artist-in-residence Richard J. Watson. Olivia J. B. Baxter reviews.
City of Love: Artists Inspired by Philadelphia lights up the Neon Museum
The many perspectives of love
The new multi-medium collection features the people, things, and places that make Philly a beloved city. Olivia J. B. Baxter previews.
Rosine 2.0 In Practice: a love letter to Philly’s organizers
Healing takes practice
Rosine 2.0 is a community-driven art project that invites grassroots organizers to explore and engage in collective practices of harm reduction and healing in Philadelphia. Olivia J. B. Baxter previews their celebratory event.
YES! presents ConsentFest 2023
Come one, come all! … Only if you want to, of course
YES! brings its ConsentFest to Clark Park this weekend for an afternoon of activities, storytelling, play, and performance centered on anti-oppressive, consent-based, pleasure-focused sex ed. Olivia J. B. Baxter previews.