Art and Activism

Art and Activism

Associate Professor of Art Shannon Johnstone uses her art to bring attention to shelter dogs through her "Landfill Dogs" photography project. And she's succeeding.

Her work has inspired national media coverage. ABC World News Tonight with Diane Sawyer, the News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.), the Associated Press, BuzzFeed, and the Huffington Post, among other outlets, having featured stories about “Landfill Dogs.”

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