ARTIVISM: Andrea Tarli

“Painting isn’t born for decoration of private houses. It is a tool of defensive and offensive war against the enemy.” Andrea Tarli chose this sentence from Picasso to explain his need to paint, adding :« It must belong to everybody, like music coming through a window. »This could help building the definition of artivism, that is to Read more about ARTIVISM: Andrea Tarli[…]

ARTIVISM: CRANIO, THE ARTIST WHO GIVES A VOICE TO THE INDIGENOUS

On the first of January, a political event shook Brazil: the beginning of the mandate of the new President, Jair Bolsonaro, known for his extremist ideas. One of his first decisions is very worrying: he decided to give to the Ministry of Agriculture the power of deciding the delimitation of the territories in which aboriginal Read more about ARTIVISM: CRANIO, THE ARTIST WHO GIVES A VOICE TO THE INDIGENOUS[…]

ARTIVISM: BLU THE ARTIST WHO DEPICTS SOCIAL EVILS

Blu is an artivist from Italy. He started with street art and then mixed it with videos. He uses art to denounce society evils. Capitalism, war, selfishness, global warming, violence, gentrification… He efficiently provokes awareness for the people who are confronted with his work. His style is recognizable thanks to its cartoon influences. He usually Read more about ARTIVISM: BLU THE ARTIST WHO DEPICTS SOCIAL EVILS[…]