Activist Arts & Artists... May 26
Get flash to fully experience Pearltrees
« La créativité est par essence révolutionnaire. » En 1967, dans son Traité de savoir-vivre à l’usage des jeunes générations , le Belge Raoul Vaneigem résumait déjà parfaitement la conception ludique, hors cadre et transgressive que pouvait (et devait) revêtir la culture. Une philosophie aujourd’hui partagée et diffusée sous les traits divers de l’ Artivisme .
really nice, smart & so much more ! a powerfull idea like the one i love.... by Jul 20
Anarchism is founded on the respect for the individual.
Art activism, both directly within movements and in the surrounding culture, has been a key element of social protest. Below are some general resources on the topic that give a sampling of the vast field and wide array of materials available online and in libraries. In addition to these resources, there are numerous sites and works of art activism cited in the various individual movement pages.
An unwitting officer in Toronto “helpfully” advised women that, to not be raped, they should “avoid dressing like sluts.” His stupid comment inspired people in Toronto, Boston, Chicago, Sydney, and many more cities to organize SlutWalks, a series of marches based on the idea that sluts don’t cause rape, rapists do.
This article was posted by ColaP 3 months, 6 days, 5 hours, 20 minutes ago. Showing image 1 of 21 NervEight , a music app that enables musicians to receive direct feedback from listeners, launched this past weekend with celebratory inaugural performances from 6 up-and-coming artists. Founders Steven Eason and Torian Johnson were inspired to create NervEight because they “felt that there was a niche market for a platform that would allow musicians to tap into new audiences and receive direct feedback from existing fans.” Eason believes that the app is a “perfect tool” for fan/musician interaction. At the app’s launch event was a crowd of all-around music enthusiasts, ranging from musicians, producers, tattoo artists, and DJs.
Activist Ads & Co...
NervEigh t teamed up with YourPartyHub , VK, The Fourth Coming, Larro’s Kitchen and Catering, Think Before You Ink , and Bushmills Irish Whiskey to celebrate the launch of the new NervEight mobile app (available on iPhone and Android). The app provides a mobile platform for all genres of music to be HEARD, CRITIQUED, and PROMOTED. Jump for the full story Tat Wza
Protest art is a broad term that refers to creative works that concern or are produced by activists and social movements . There are also contemporary and historical works and currents of thought that can be characterized in this way.
By Clare Hurley 5 July 2003 Art Against War: An exhibition of posters and multimedia , June 13-27, 2003. Macy Gallery, Columbia University/Teachers College, New York City, and NY Arts Space Organized and Curated by Frank Shifreen, with the Drinkink Collective.
Paul Klein (born 1946) is an American art dealer. He was chosen 2006 Man of the Year by the Chicago Society of Artists . [ 1 ]
Below are a collection of politically related graphics I created throughout the years. Viewers are encouraged to download, alter and freely distribute the images.
Guerilla filmmakers and illustrators, vanguard gardeners and gourmands, insurgent musicians and writers of the world unite!
Artiviste, que fais-tu ?
"Giving to the poor" A stencil from American street artist ABOVE addressing the issue of homelessness. Lisbon, Portugal 2008