Activist Art

ACTIVIST ART

IS VIRTUAL …

OUR FALL 2022

WORKSHOPS/LECTURES/PARTIES

1) ACTIVIST ART: VIRTUAL POSTER MAKING WORKSHOP 

Address issues effecting you within your community, the nation or across the globe in this 2.5 hour poster making workshop. The workshop begins with a discussion of what makes a good piece of protest art and the evolution and philosophy behind some of Guerrilla Girls / Guerrilla Girls On Tour’s famous posters and street theatre actions. Participants break out into small groups to work collaboratively on creating a new poster. Works-in-progress are presented and the workshop ends with a planning session that walks participants through the process of distributing their ideas. For anyone with a passion for combing activism and art.

2) ACTIVIST ART: How To Rock Your Face Mask: virtual art of activism zoom party.

An interactive presentation detailing how one person can use their creativity to push against the status quo. “HOW TO ROCK YOUR FACE MASK” is an insiders look at what went behind the posters, protests, fax blitzes, speak outs and street theatre actions the Guerrilla Girls used to attack and expose sexism and racism in the art and theatre world and beyond. It includes a step by step guide to the art of collaboration, how to gather stats, generate ideas, fund projects, ensure response and guarantee momentum. It also sheds light on the use of storytelling to weave together the fabric of a movement designed to effect change. 50 minutes.

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UPCOMING LECTURES and WORKSHOPS:

FALL 2022 –

ALL WRITE COLUMBIA Creative Nonfiction Writers Conference at the Spencertown Academy of Arts — October 19 – 23, 2022.

PUSH/PUSHBACK: 9 Steps to Make a Difference with Activism and ArtWilliam and Mary — November 2 at 6PM.

ACTIVIST ART: VIRTUAL POSTER MAKING WORKSHOP 

offered throughout 2022

COMING UP!

NOW BOOKING IN-PERSON and VIRTUAL LECTURES and POSTER MAKING WORKSHOPS.

OUR FALL 2022 tour will include stops in Europe, Pennsylvania, New York and Virginia

CHECK OUT POSTERS CREATED IN PAST WORKSHOPS

Your lecture and workshop inspired our our students to find new ways to have a voice and work for social justice.  – Christina Penn-Goetsch, Cornell College

Inspiring, insightful, hilarious and fun – PUSH/PUSHBACK challenged the audience to think about how misogyny and sexism infiltrate the arts and left us with ideas about how we can use activism and art to change the world. – Missoula Art  Museum

AN INTERVIEW WITH A GUERRILLA GIRL – SWANN AUCTION GALLERIES

Donna Kaz is a writer, director, choreographer and activist, who has led the theatre troupe, “Guerrilla Girls on Tour” for the past two decades. A Guerrilla Girl herself, who has written a memoir entitled UN/MASKED, Memoirs of a Guerrilla Girl On TourLauren Goldberg, our vintage poster specialist, asked Donna to unmask yet again and share some insight into her own experiences with the movement.

Movements like Feminism and Black Lives Matter represent Intersectionality.

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WE LOVE MASKS!

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