political art

Whitney Biennial: Where Art Tells Us that Politics Had Better Times

 03/20/2017 - 03:06

Most of the works were chosen before last year’s Presidential election and makes us feel nostalgic, as reported in The New Yorker. Among the selected artists are two prominent Latinos: Rafa Esparza and Raúl de Nieves. 

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Monday, March 20, 2017 - 2:45am
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Attendees take pictures of a by Mexican artist Raul de Nieves, during the 2017 Whitney Biennial held at Whitney Museum of American Art's in New York, United States on Mar. 13, 2017. EFE/Andrew Gombert

Cuatro Libertades en una valla publicitaria

 11/22/2016 - 13:42
Valla Publicitaria en la Autopista 80 a las afueras de Pearl, Mississippi. Foto: ForFreedoms
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La libertad implica la supremacía de los derechos humanos en todas partes.

Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 1:28pm
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Valla Publicitaria en la Autopista 80 a las afueras de Pearl, Mississippi. Foto: ForFreedoms

Four Freedoms on a billboard

 11/22/2016 - 13:38
Billboard on Highway 80 outside Pearl, Mississippi. Photo: ForFreedoms

Freedom means the supremacy of human rights everywhere.

Franklin D. Roosevelt.

The first artist-run super PAC (Political Action Committee), For Freedoms, has raised a billboard in Pearl, Mississippi, displaying the President-elected slogan Make America Great Again over an iconic photograph of the Civil Rights Movement, taken in 1965 by Spider Martin and titled Two Minute Warning.

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 1:28pm
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Billboard on Highway 80 outside Pearl, Mississippi. Photo: ForFreedoms