Johanna Taylor

Asst Professor

  • 5 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
20142018
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Personal profile

Research interests

Johanna K. Taylor is an assistant professor at The Design School affiliated with the Herberger Institute’s transdisciplinary Creative Enterprise and Cultural Leadership MA program. She received a doctorate in public and urban policy at The New School in 2016 and master's in arts management at Carnegie Mellon in 2007. She has taught classes in community engagement, cultural policy, urban studies, socially engaged art, and urban research methods. Her work is grounded in a core value of art as catalyzing force in advancing justice in daily life, and her research explores questions of cultural equity through the intersection of art, community, policy, and place. Currently, she is working on a book that explores the power and opportunity behind art museums implementing community engaged practices. As an arts administrator and programmer, she worked at the Vera List Center for Art and Politics, BRIC Arts|Media, and A Blade of Grass among other organizations. Before joining ASU, she was a Creative Cities Fellow at Stanford University.

Education/Academic qualification

Arts Management, MA, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

Urban Policy, PhD, The New School

Research interests

  • Urbanism
  • Urban Policy
  • Art
  • Arts Administration
  • Social Justice
  • Community Engagement

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Research Output 2014 2018

  • 5 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 3 Article

Los Angeles is Latin America: Art, driving and the city

Taylor, J., 2018, In : Journal of Urban Cultural Studies. 5, 1, p. 81-90

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Re-envisioning community spaces in Corona, Queens, New York City

Taylor, J., Sep 1 2018, In : City, Culture and Society. 14, p. 14-21 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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community organization
5 Citations (Scopus)

Cultural Organizing as Critical Praxis: Tamejavi Builds Immigrant Voice, Belonging, and Power

Kohl-Arenas, E., Nateras, M. M. & Taylor, J., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Poverty. 18, 1, p. 5-24 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

immigrant
education center
conversation
art
leader