Tag: art in the public sphere
Where is Ai Weiwei?
Ai Weiwei in Tiananmen Square in 2009 (the 20th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre) On January 11, 2011 the studios of Ai Weiwei were demolished by the Chinese government. He was arrested April 3, 2011 and has not been heard from since. Here is an excerpt from a recent article in the Global Post:…
Two Celebrate People’s History Events!
Philly and Oakland! Here is the info: Celebrate People’s History exhibition in Oakland – Poster Exhibition & Book Release Party La Peña Cultural Center 3105 Shattuck Avenue Berkeley, CA 94705 USA 510-849-2568 www.lapena.org CPH Book Launch and Exhibition in Philly! Opening: Friday, January 7, 7:00pm – 10:00pm Studio 34 Yoga Healing Arts 4522 Baltimore Ave…
making curry, playing chess, going for a walk…
…making curry… …playing chess… …going for a walk…
Celebrate People’s History!
The Celebrate People’s History book has just been released by the Feminist Press! Josh MacPhee will be on hand to do a big book release event and party in Chicago on Thursday Nov. 11th at Quimbys in Chicago. Here’s the details: Thursday November 11th, 7:00pm Quimby’s Bookstore 1854 W. North Ave Chicago, IL 60622 773-342-0910
The Readership: Private Circulation Posts
Post #1: World Panic Post#2: Grid Font Moby Dick Post #3: CIA Anti-Sandinista “Freedom Fighter’s Manual” Post #4: RCP.ML2K.PDF @ Private Circulation
Street Art San Francisco (book)
I just found out a piece I did in the Clarion Alley in San Francisco back in 2000 has been documented and included in a new book titled “Street Art San Francisco: Mission Muralismo“. The title is a little misleading because the book only deals with work in the Mission District rather than the whole…
Seeing Green Catalog available through Justseeds
The Seeing Green catalog is now available for purchase through Just Seeds! Here is the description from their website: The Seeing Green exhibition catalog features images and text of 30 projects from an activist art show in Milwaukee in April 2008 that was curated by Nicolas Lampert. The show addressed issues of urban environmental sustainability…
BATHAS Episode #6
BATHAS #6- The “When The Sun Goes Down” Episode is On Air! This Episode is the best yet with amazing contributions from EMCEE MC, ERTROK, MS. BRANDI JO, and MARY O! Look for it on MATA Community Media Channel 96 in Milwaukee, WI Play Dates: Saturday 2/2/2008, 2:30 AM, Channel 96 Sunday 2/3/2008, 2:30 AM,…
Celebrate People’s History Exhibition
Celebrate People’s History Poster Series Exhibition! Location: Indoors @ Naked Cyber Cafe, Edmonton, CANADA Oct. 22 – Nov. 30 This wildly popular series of underground art posters profiles legendary radical folks, events and movements such as anarcho-feminist Emma Goldman, Wangari Maathai (creator of the Greenbelt Movement), to Crazy Horse’s defeat of General Custer in the…
(all text taken from the Visual Resistance post) Paradise Remixed- a neighborhood wide art event opened this weekend in the Riverwest neighborhood of Milwaukee. Ten different arts spaces and local businesses in the neighborhood are showing work and participating in the event. Collectively there are over 50 artists participating using a wide range of media…
More Dead and Wounded Everyday
More Dead and Wounded Everyday These stickers were made in response to the 1,000th U.S. casualty from the current war in Iraq. They were placed in the street to act as a visible representation of this terrible milestone.
GBGC at MASS MOCA
The God Bless Graffiti Coalition will be included in MASS MOCA’s exhibition The Interventionists: Art in the Social Sphere A list of confirmed participants: Abe Lincoln Jr. (NYC), Aerosolarts (La Jolla, CA), ANT (Vienna, Austria), APE7 (Sydney), Jason Archer & Paul Beck (Austin, TX), Arrrgh! (Hannover, Germany), Bask (Detroit), Brandon Bauer (Milwaukee), BOB215 (NJ), Bongout…