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Discover how artists have responded to issues facing the world around them
Can art make a change? Is art relevant in a crisis? How can art unite a movement?
Step into Bloomberg Connects: Art and Activism to discover how artists have responded to political and social issues. Watch interviews with artists to learn how they engage with subjects such as climate change, civil rights and migration.
Artists featured include Olafur Eliasson, Judi Werthein, Emory Douglas, Guerrilla Girls, Margaret Harrison and Forensic Architecture.
Explore Art and Activism is part of Bloomberg Connects: interactive digital projects that connect you to art and artists.
Talking PointCan art be a tool for good? Where do art and social action converge?
Art TermSocially engaged practice describes art that is collaborative, often participatory and involves people as the medium or material of the …
Art TermActivist art is a term used to describe art that is grounded in the act of ‘doing’ and addresses political …
Art TermFeminist art is art by artists made consciously in the light of developments in feminist art theory in the early …