Borak Arts Series 2017 – Artists have often used the arts as peaceful but powerful tools to express concern with the way things are as well as a way to contribute to building a better world. Though the arts are generally perceived as intrinsic to the well being of communities, there is also belief that freedom of expression also has repercussions. Arts and culture are inevitable forces to leverage on to educate and bring people together. What does the future hold for us? Is artistic and cultural resistance negotiable? Can the arts educate power and can power unleash the force of the arts?