art action academy

Alumni Spotlight: Ummi A. Yakubu

Created: 18 Dec 2018

Alumni Spotlight: Ummi A. Yakubu Art Action Academy Conakry, Guinea 2017   Photo of Ummi Yakubu by Ishaya Bako Ummi is a young professional in the ...

Alumni Spotlight: Victoria Catalina

Created: 10 Oct 2018

Victoria Catalina is a 2016 Dublin C4AA Art Action Academy Alumni, ...

Alumni Spotlight: CODO Cédric Wilfrid

Created: 26 Sep 2018

Alumni Cédric Wilfrid Codo has been engaged in artistic activism since the day “I understood that we could use a camera to show the extent of a social ...

Alumni Spotlight: POETYK PRYNX

Created: 18 Sep 2018

Prince Enoch Kojo Afful participated in the Art Action Academy West Africa 2017 in Conakry, Guinea. Ghanaian born and raised in Nigeria is an art curator, a poet, a spoken word ...

Alumni Spotlight: Vivian Peng

Created: 12 Sep 2018

Vivian Peng took part in C4AA’s 2016 Queens Arts Action Academy, supported by the ...

Art Action Academy: Macedonia 2018

Created: 09 Aug 2018

We had the privilege of training a group of artists and activists in Skopje, Macedonia from June 5-9, 2018. We were last in Macedonia training activists in 2016 ...

Alumni Spotlight: Cecilia Lim

Created: 23 Jul 2018

UPDATE: Cecilia just got in touch about a major victory for her group, Queens Neighborhoods United who has been fighting the construction of a Target in their neighborhood. ...

Amsterdam 2018 Creative Action Accelerator

Created: 12 Jul 2018

Thinking about doing a creative action at the AIDS Conference? Let’s work together. Center for Artistic Activism staff will be on hand to share our expertise. Some workshop tools, design help and materials may be ...

Letters From Home

Created: 22 Nov 2016

This project came out of our recent Arts Action Academy at the Queens Museum. It was conceived of and completed in 24 hours. Residents of Queens are sending Donald Trump postcards to remind him of the home he seems to have forgotten. Donald Trump grew up in Queens, the most diverse ...