art activism

Rise Up

Occupy Wall Street Artists Are Fighting Corporate Control Over Museums

Activists are challenging the 1 percent's influence in the art world and tackling art student debt.
Aaron Barksdale
11.30.17
dance

These Social Activists Use Dance To Combat Racism

FLEXN Evolution is a timely recreation of the dance that premiered in 2015.
Francesca Capossela
6.27.17
art activism

These Art Activists Held 152 Events Over Trump’s First 100 Days

100 Days Action Organizer Ingrid Rojas Contreras gives us the highlights and lessons learned from of their mega-series of creative protests.
Andrew Salomone
5.15.17
50 states of art

When Is a Cup Not A Cup? When It’s a Political Statement

Meet Ayumi Horie, the Maine potter creating slow activism with handmade crafts.
J.H. Fearless
3.29.17
50 states of art

When Is a Cup Not A Cup? When It’s a Political Statement | #50StatesofArt

Meet Ayumi Horie, the Maine potter creating slow activism with handmade crafts.
J.H. Fearless
3.29.17
Art

The Artful Activist Collective Fights Climate Change and Toxic Politics

Artists are gearing up for the next four years in America.
DJ Pangburn
12.30.16
Art

The Guerrilla Girls' Readymade Guide to Resistance

The girls behind the gorilla masks share their learnings on activism and feminism.
Sami Emory
11.19.16
daily vice

Meet the Activists Who Turned Trump's Former Campaign Bus into an Art Installation

On this episode of 'Daily VICE', we meet up with the two politically-minded artists who turned a Trump campaign bus into a piece of activist art.
VICE Staff
9.26.16
Art

A Harrowing Installation Pays Tribute to the Lives Lost in Orlando

West Hollywood artist ChadMichael Morrisette skipped Pride to create a haunting tribute to the victims.
Francesca Capossela
6.14.16
Art

Olafur Eliasson Gets His First-Ever Survey Show in China

'Nothingness is not nothing at all' includes several new works as well as a large selection from the artist's impressive oeuvre.
Sami Emory
3.22.16
Art

Performance Artists Take Over the Tel Aviv Museum of Art

For the past six weeks, the Israel 'performative research body' Public Movement has turned the institution into a stage to question the relationship between the state and its cultural institutions.
Sami Emory
12.7.15
Art

Beyond the Pink Triangle: A New Generation Tackles HIV/AIDS Awareness

Avram Finkelstein, co-creator of the Silence=Death slogan, talks designing advocacy for the internet generation.
Sami Emory
12.1.15