Unifying communities is also another way of rebuilding a community. A social practice artist who has achieved tremendous success in doing this is Tania Bruguier. The artist helped build immigrants in Queens a community center. Caledonia Curry was also helpful in building of shelters in Haiti. Currently, the artist is rehabilitating a church in Pennsylvania. As seen with the two artists, social practice can be very beneficial to the community and can therefore bring change to the world (Merli, pg. 110). Different social practices may not achieve as much success as these two examples have but, the idea is to bring people together, get them talking and develop relationships with each other fostering peace and harmony, which is a plus to any society.
Technology has been very effective in reducing face-to-face conversations. The advent of social sites such as Facebook have made it particularly difficult to keep in touch with other people or connect in real life. Social practice changes this through offering individuals a chance to interact in real life and experience the goodness of human interaction that is not on the internet. While there are those who feel that social practice may not last long, the truth is, people generally enjoy the company of others and an art that gives them that will here to