Why use art for activism?

Why use art for activism?

Curator Huang Du describes On Sharks & Humanity as an exhibition which comes close to Social Sculpture, the concept advocated for by Joseph Beuys. Simply put, Social Sculpture centres around the idea that art can be used to shape society. A social sculptor is an...
Art as Therapy

Art as Therapy

Previous posts on the Parkview Arts Action website have already explored and discussed the value of art. In recent months, one of art’s most important features (its therapeutic quality) has found a new form: Colouring Books. The therapeutic effect of art has long been...