Culture jamming
Culture jamming (sometimes guerrilla communication) is a tactic used by many anti-consumerist social movements to disrupt or subvert media culture and its mainstream cultural institutions, including (...
Who is Banksy?
Banksy is perhaps the most mysterious and subversive artist alive, for years people have been trying to figure out who's behind these works. Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TopTrending ...
Are Native Americans Offended By Cultural Appropriation?
Will Witt visited the Navajo Nation to find out what American Indians really believe about cultural appropriation. Check it out! Follow Will Witt on social media: @thewillwitt
CNN - Banksy painting 'self-destructs' moments after being sold for $1.4 million at auction
"Going, going, gone...": This Banksy painting "self-destructed" moments after being sold for $1.4 million at auction https://cnn.it/2y7mzdZ
UW-Madison students support freedom for Muslim singers. What about Christian photographers?
Everyone agreed that a creative professional should have the foundational freedom to decline work that conflicts with their conscience or beliefs.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal Is A Bad Deal For The American People.
We cannot allow this agreement to forsake the American middle class, while foreign governments are allowed to devalue their currency and artificially prop-up their industries.
Banksy: Geographic profiling 'proves' artist really is Robin Gunningham, according to scientists
“Geographic profiling”, a technique used to catch serial criminals, has proved that the elusive artist Banksy really is Robin Gunningham, according to academic research. Scientists at Queen Mary Un...
A 100-Year-Old Church Transformed Into A Skate Park Painted With Colorful Graffiti
A historic church in the Spanish city of llanera was transformed into a skate-park earlier this year by La Iglesia Skate; titled Kaos Temple, it has now undergone a second, more colorful transformatio...
Banksy's Dismaland Art Installment Closes But Lives On As A Refugee Shelter.
"You have no control over whether your destiny is to be an asylum seeker or a western super-power." Upon its opening earlier this summer in the English town of Weston-super-Mare, the park/art installm...
Photos: Shepard Fairey's First NYC Solo Show In Five Years Opens In Chelsea
Shepard Fairey, one of the most famous and successful street artists in the world, spent four hours out on the gallery floor last night for the opening of his first NYC solo show in five years. Fairey...
Banksy Donates 150k Angel Sculpture to Bristol Museum
The work is attracting a new generation of museum goer Bristol has had a love-hate relationship with Banksy since he began stencilling on the city's walls near
Banksy's Dismaland park: shocking, funny, extraordinary
Clandestine street artist Banksy opens a theme park like no other. Inside a derelict lido in Weston-super-Mare, Dismaland features migrant boats, a dead princess and Banksy's trademark dark humour.
Banksy's Newest Piece Of Art Is A Depressing Parody Of Disneyland (Photos)
Your favorite theme park with a dark twist. you know anything about Banksy’s artwork, you know the street artist is always pushing the envelope. For the last couple of weeks, rumors floated around the...
A Street Art Culture Clash As Graffiti Goes Mainstream
To get to one of Detroit’s most powerful and shocking pieces of street art, you have to ignore the barricades set up at the north end of the Dequindre Cut. The idyllic recreational walk way connects t...
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Painted As The Renaissance Painters They Were Named After
New York-based New Zealand Artist Owen Dippie has painted a mural of four Renaissance Artists, Leonardo, Raphael, Michaelangelo and Donatello, as the Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles who were named after t...
NYC officials remove Edward Snowden statue secretly installed in Brooklyn park
Working under the cover of darkness early Monday, a small group of artists installed a tribute to NSA-leaker Edward Snowden in a Brooklyn park. The city removed it hours later.
Anarcho-punk
Anarcho-punk is punk rock that promotes anarchism. The term anarcho-punk is sometimes applied exclusively to bands that were part of the original anarcho-punk movement in the United Kingdom in the la...
Anti-corporate activism
Anti-corporate activism holds that the influence of big business corporations is a detriment to the public good and to the democratic process.
Activists argue that corporate globalization correspo...
Cultural appropriation
Cultural appropriation is the adoption of elements of one culture by members of a different cultural group who may eventually become the new face of said cultural practices, passing the illusion that ...
Banksy
Banksy is a pseudonymous English graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter. Although his identity has not been proven, reliable sources report that he is believed to be Robin Gun...
Burning Man
Burning Man is a week-long annual event that began in San Francisco's Baker Beach in 1986 and migrated to the Black Rock Desert in northern Nevada, in the United States. The event begins on the last M...
Cacophony Society
The Cacophony Society “ is a randomly gathered network of free spirits united in the pursuit of experiences beyond the pale of mainstream society.” It was started in 1986 by surviving members of the...
Occupy movement
The Occupy movement is the international branch of the Occupy Wall Street movement that protests against social and economic inequality around the world, its primary goal being to make the economic an...
The Yes Men
The Yes Men are a culture jamming activist duo and network of supporters created by Jacques Servin and Igor Vamos. Through actions of tactical media, the Yes Men primarily aim to raise awareness about...
Yippies
The Youth International Party, whose members were commonly called Yippies, was a radically youth-oriented and countercultural revolutionary offshoot of the free speech and anti-war movements of the 19...
Billionaires for Bush
Billionaires for Bush was a culture jamming political street theater organization that satirically purported to support George W. Bush, drawing attention to policies which were perceived to benefit co...