Jan Phillips

Jan Phillips is an artist, author, workshop director and social activist. She’s Executive Director of the Livingkindness Foundation and co-founder of Syracuse Cultural Workers. She's taught in 23 countries, made a peace pilgrimage around the world, produced 2 CDs of original music and creates videos on the power of creativity to transform consciousness. Her books include The Art of Original Thinking-The Making of a Thought Leader, Divining the Body, Marry Your Muse, God is at Eye Level—Photography as a Healing Art, Making Peace, Born Gay, and A Waist is a Terrible Thing to Mind. As an artist/speaker, Jan brings music, poetry, and images to all her audiences, using the arts to inspire and inform. Blending east and west, art and activism, reflection and ritual, Jan’s transformational presentations provoke original thinking and evolutionary action. With stories, humor and cutting edge creativity, she connects the dots between science, spirituality and social action.www.janphillips.com