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Artifice

Artifice, Metal Engraving and Water Color, 7.25″ x 9″

Statement from The FL3TCH3R Exhibit: Socially & Politically Engaged Art catalogue

They all have an angle and it is spoken with embellishment to target the right spot. 117 more words

The Political Seducer's Diary

From 4 November to 29 December, “The Political Seducer’s Diary,” an Instagram-based project in collaboration with Performance Art Houston, will begin its run @PerformanceArtHouston. Eight artists from around the world will take residence on the Instagram account and find ways in which to merge performance art, documentation and social media in order to discuss how seduction and aesthetics converge to influence decisions we make in public life. 511 more words

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Art with a social conscience: Linda Nevill's prizewinning work

It was a scene Wolverhampton artist Linda Nevill couldn’t ignore.

‘I saw a few small bright blue tents erected at a canalside in winter – temporary homes for homeless people.

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Wolverhampton School Of Art

Outrage

In this age of politics as warfare by other means,  16 contemporary Michigan artists have joined together to engage the enemy in Outrage, an exhibition of political art at 22 North Gallery in Ypsilanti from October 6 – 27.  651 more words

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A Century Later, Artist Sue Coe Takes Up Käthe Kollwitz's Social Justice Crusade

Contemporary British-American artist Sue Coe has long been known for her political activist illustrations, which explore subjects ranging from animal cruelty to class and gender issues. 1,055 more words

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Käthe Kollwitz at the Ikon

A few weeks ago while I was in Dublin, one of the exhibitions I saw during my visit to the recently reopened National Gallery celebrated the birth 150 years ago of the German artist Käthe Kollwitz. 556 more words

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