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Diana Arce

Created: 01 Sep 2016

[T]he change has to come from socialization. It’s the way that people are being taught to interact with other people. I don’t think it’s something that’s going to come quickly; I think it’s a generational ...

Joey Juschka

Created: 25 Jul 2016

“[My] intention is to raise the topic, and on one side, be funny, and on the other side be really serious underneath; to find a way into people’s minds in a way that isn’t confrontational, because then most ...

Ron Goldberg

Created: 24 Apr 2016

Going back to the early days at the March on Washington...to watch people respond to us as we walked by was...people just lit up. It was 6-7 years into the epidemic by then and people were just looking for ...

ACTIPEDIA REVISITED: THE PINK CHADDI CAMPAIGN

Created: 08 Mar 2015

It's International Women's Day! So this week, we're taking a look at a really powerful piece of collective creative activism that managed to have a real material impact on a very troubling and potentially violent situation. The Pink Chaddi Campaign was an action devised by the “Consortium ...

ACTIPEDIA REVISITED: WOMEN ON WAVES

Created: 28 Feb 2015

So this week we're doffing our caps to the work of Women on Waves, who worked with our good friends at Yes Lab to create the www.diesalforwomen.com website 'Misopolis', a fabricated fashion brand which claimed to provide free abortion pills to its female workers in order to set them free and ...

ACTIPEDIA REVISTED: PRO-CHOICE TROLLING

Created: 06 Feb 2015

From the vaults of Actipedia this week we're looking at a subtle way of subverting your local store to do your messaging for you! When Hobby Lobby, the US craft store, filed a lawsuit against a federal mandate requiring employers to provide insurance coverage for contraceptives Jasmine Shea ...

Actipedia revisited: Public Movement – ‘Re-Branding European Muslims’ (2012)

Created: 15 Jan 2015

Each week we'll be calling back to an example of creative activism from our website Actipedia - an open-access, user-generated database of creative activism. This week we'd like to highlight this really powerful piece of arts activism by Public Movement, a Tel Aviv based ‘performative ...

Using Art to talk back to Unwanted “Compliments”

Created: 08 Mar 2013

  Posters on a wall on Tompkins Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, try to make the point that some comments to women aren’t welcome. “These things make you feel like your body isn’t yours,” the artist ...

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