artivism

Art

This Monumental Art Project Is Putting Billboards in 52 Cities Across America

Today, Hank Willis Thomas and For Freedoms are launching the largest public art campaign in American history.
Beckett Mufson
6.4.18
artivism

These Artists Are Preaching Black Love in One of the Most Segregated Cities in the US

The Blvck Seeds are an unapologetically black collective that are opening minds and hearts in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Kim Reynolds
12.27.17
Environmentalism

The World's Artists Pay Tribute to the Sea for Ocean Week

Activist artists and scientists gathered to educate, learn, and protest during the UN’s first Ocean Conference in NYC.
Francesca Capossela
6.12.17
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
feminist art

[NSFW] Arrested for Her Art, an Activist Artist Shows Enormous Nude Polaroids

Feminist artist and activist Natalie White has walked 250 miles and even been arrested in the name of feminism. Now, she turns to large-scale self-portraits to get her point across.
Abby Ronner
5.13.17
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

Standing Rock-Born Sculptor Cannupa Hanska Luger Fights for Cultural Survival | #50StatesofArt

The artist speaks to Creators about ceramics, culture, and the human need to make art.
Emerson Rosenthal
2.28.17
50 states of art

Essay: Planting Seeds of Progressive Art in Trump's America | #50StatesofArt

South Carolina-based artist Eli Blasko argues that everyday people are hungry to be challenged—even if that challenge comes in small doses.
Eli Blasko
2.23.17
Creators

80 Female Artists Rally Against Trump's Sexist, Discriminatory Rhetoric

'Uprise/Angry Women' pretty much sums up our feelings on the most recent election cycle.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.12.17
Art

[Op-Ed] The Party Is Over: Defending DIY Spaces After Ghost Ship

Multimedia artist Julia Sinelnikova speaks out on the importance of protecting alternative art spaces.
Julia Sinelnikova
12.28.16
Art

Here's How Post-Election Anxiety Took Over Art Week Miami

Art fairs in the time of Election Stress Disorder.
Nadia Palon
12.4.16
Art

How the Nation's Artists Are Standing with Standing Rock

The #NoDAPLartmovement hashtag is bringing artists together in solidarity and resistance.
J.H. Fearless
11.24.16
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