ARTIVISM: FIUMANI AND HIS FIGHT AGAINST PLASTIC WASTE

“One hundred and sixty thousand plastic bags are used globally every second. Five trillion plastic bags are used daily. Side by side they can encircle the world seven times ».   These frightening numbers seem unreal but are sadly representative of the truth. Depicted in a video created by the great Fiumani, these facts about plastic Read more about ARTIVISM: FIUMANI AND HIS FIGHT AGAINST PLASTIC WASTE[…]

ARTIVISM: ICY AND SOT

Let us tell you the story of two talented brothers who play with shapes and public space to spread strong and poetic messages of hope, love and revindication. ICY and SOT were born in Tabriz, Iran and are now living in Brooklyn. The magic started in 2006, when they discovered the method of the stencil Read more about ARTIVISM: ICY AND SOT[…]

ARTIVISM : BORDALO II, THE ARTIST WHO GIVES A SECOND LIFE TO WASTE

91% of plastic garbage isn’t recycled. This is the result of a « materialist, consumerist and greedy » society, as Bordalo II describes. Born in 1987, this unavoidable Portuguese artist chose to make the waste of the others his own treasure and to use it to express his creativity. His revolutionary ideas propelled him to the spotlight Read more about ARTIVISM : BORDALO II, THE ARTIST WHO GIVES A SECOND LIFE TO WASTE[…]

ARTIVISM: GREEN, THE ARTIST WHO SHAPES NATURE

Originally street art hunter, Green discovered his talent by chance one day when he was looking for some fresh street art pieces. He found a mushroom and, interested by its shape, he decided to pimp it up, and the result was a cochineal: his first creation. Since then, he loves to communicate with nature and Read more about ARTIVISM: GREEN, THE ARTIST WHO SHAPES NATURE[…]

ARTIVISM: KURAR AND HIS CRITICAL EYE ON SOCIETY

Nowadays, we live in a complex society in which time flies and doesn’t let us think about our actions, their causes and the consequences they have. Kurar was born in the 80’s and is part of this generation that saw how quickly and hardly society shifted into consumerism and selfishness. New technologies, development of transport Read more about ARTIVISM: KURAR AND HIS CRITICAL EYE ON SOCIETY[…]

ARTIVISM: EDIS ONE, THE ARTIST WHO DENOUNCES ANIMAL EXTINCTION

Ten thousand species extent per year. This is the sad reality, and things aren’t getting better… Maybe you saw the « only ten years challenge you fucking need to hear about » published by Greenpeace to sound the alarm about the dramatic environmental situation that is taking place nowadays. Global warming, pollution, deforestation, toxic products and so Read more about ARTIVISM: EDIS ONE, THE ARTIST WHO DENOUNCES ANIMAL EXTINCTION[…]