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.


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.


Artists Create Stunning Murals to Raise Awareness of Ocean Conservation

PangeaSeed combines the worlds of art and activism to spread an important message about protecting oceans.


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.


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.


[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.


The Teen Working to Stop Climate Change After Losing Her Family Farm to Floods

After witnessing the devastating effects of our planet's rising temperatures, 17-year-old Iris Gillingham is advocating for more young people to join the climate change conversation.


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.


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.


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.


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.


[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.