Art meets political activism

A new book about the social influence of and on modern art will be released in April 2011!

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Art & Agenda – Political Art and Activism – this book strives to dive deep into the relationship between art, activism, and politics. It shows how emotionally charged issues can be communicated in a powerful way, a way words could never achieve. The book demonstrates how contemporary art not only reflects on political, social and economical topics but also build up its own agenda along the way. Therefore influencing and shaping the political and social discourse. Works of all kind – current urban interventions, installations, performances, sculptures, and paintings – form more than 100 young and established artist are featured in Art & Agenda, making it more than a documentary but a work that shows how art plays with current topics and thereby changes and affect the way we perceive and think about them.

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