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...
Final day of exhibition in Russia

Final day of exhibition in Russia

Today is the final day that On Sharks & Humanity will be in the Ekaterina Cultural Foundation. The addition of Russian artworks strengthened the international message of the travelling exhibition. Check back on the news section to keep up to date with the...
The grand Moscow opening

The grand Moscow opening

What an evening – guests and members of the press perused the exhibit, quizzing the artists and organisers about the artworks. The artists have swelled to the number of 20, with the works of Russian artists combining with those of Chinese and American...