Montserrat Alum Miguel Cruz ’13 Commissioned for MCAN’s Art of Action Series

October 4, 2023

Miguel Cruz, a 2013 Montserrat graduate, was commissioned by the Massachusetts Communities Action Network to bring the work of their local affiliate, Essex County Community Organization, to life for their annual event Carry It On to be held at District Hall in Seaport on October 15th. Miguel’s piece titled “When We Have Surfaced” details ECCO’s leader-led grassroots work for housing and immigration justice and criminal justice reform.  Miguel is one of seven artists from around the state commissioned for MCAN’s Art of Action series celebrating the art of community organizing. To learn more and purchase tickets visit

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