One City, One People, One Planet

November 14, 2012
Seth Tobocman's commentary on the situation after Hurricane Sandy

World War III: Seth Tobocman


March 28, 2012
Under Threat
Northern Visions is a pioneering community media center in Northern Ireland threatened with loss of funding.

Supporters of Northern Visions today began campaigning to prevent the
closure of Belfast’s only open access community digital media and arts
centre. The organisation exhausted all formal channels when it learned
last week that it did not fit with the remits of the Arts Council of
Northern Ireland and Northern Ireland Screen. Core funding for the
centre was previously received from both bodies. Effectively, it has
been told by these two bodies, that it is neither a film nor an arts
organisation. The centre was established in 1986 and is situated in

artists organize a committee to support the wall street occupation in New York City

September 28, 2011
After 8 days of Wall Street occupation, artists called for an Art & Culture committee to support the protest.

Encuentro de espacios culturales de acción no institucionalizada

September 21, 2011
Este encuentro internacional con el fin de reflexionar sobre los aportes de los espacios culturales de autogestión.



A Child's View of Gaza Exhibition is Censored

September 19, 2011
The Museum of Children's Art in Oakland has refused to exhibit drawings by children of the wars in Gaza.


Hidmo Means Home

March 29, 2011
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Seattle, WA, USA

Rahwa Habte is co-owner of the restaurant Hidmo Eritrea Cuising in Seattle's Central District neighborhood. "Hidmo" means "home" and, for many, a sense of home is exactly what Rahwa is cultivating through her restaurant. Rahwa's mission for the restaurant is not only to foster community, but also to increase the visibility and availability of art, music, media culture and cuisine in the Central District through socially responsible actions.

Street Art from Peru

February 27, 2010
Creative graffiti on the streets of Peru. Photos by Carlos Pareja